Definitions for halothiobacillus

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word halothiobacillus

FreebaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Halothiobacillus

    Halothiobacillus is a genus of Proteobacteria. All species are obligate aerobic bacteria, they requires oxygen to grow. They are also halophile, they live in environments with high concentrations of salt. The members of this genus used to belong to Thiobacillus, before they were reclassified in the year 2000. They are now classified with the purple sulfur bacteria.

U.S. National Library of MedicineRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Halothiobacillus

    A genus of gram-negative, chemolithoautotrophic bacteria in the family Halothiobacillaceae. Several of its species were reclassified to this genus from THIOBACILLUS.

Translation

Find a translation for the halothiobacillus definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these halothiobacillus definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"halothiobacillus." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 1 Apr. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/halothiobacillus>.

Are we missing a good definition for halothiobacillus? Don't keep it to yourself...


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for halothiobacillus:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.