genus Agrobacterium


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Noun1.genus Agrobacterium - small motile bacterial rods that can reduce nitrates and cause galls on plant stemsgenus Agrobacterium - small motile bacterial rods that can reduce nitrates and cause galls on plant stems
bacteria genus - a genus of bacteria
family Rhizobiaceae, Rhizobiaceae - a small family of rod-shaped bacteria
Agrobacterium tumefaciens - the bacteria that produce crown gall disease in plants
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Strain SWLH2 belonged to family Rhizobiaceae and the highest degree of similarity was found with the genus Agrobacterium. The bacterial strains SGB2, SWLC1 and SWLC2 were grouped (i.e., bootstrap greater than 900%) in a cluster of several Enterobacter spp., whereas the strain SWLH2 was grouped in a cluster of (alpha) -Proteobacteria including Agrobacterium sp.