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Descriptor in English: Chlorobi
Descriptor in Spanish: Chlorobi
Descriptor in Portuguese: Chlorobi
Descriptor in French: Chlorobi
Entry term(s): Bacteria, Green Sulfur
Chlorobiaceae
Green Sulfur Bacteria
Tree number(s): B03.250
Scope note: A phylum of anoxygenic, phototrophic bacteria including the family Chlorobiaceae. They occur in aquatic sediments, sulfur springs, and hot springs and utilize reduced sulfur compounds instead of oxygen.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 97
DeCS UI: 32891
Descriptor UI: D019414
Date Established: 1997/01/01
Date of Entry: 1996/06/13
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Chlorobi - Preferred
Concept UI M0028885
Scope note A phylum of anoxygenic, phototrophic bacteria including the family Chlorobiaceae. They occur in aquatic sediments, sulfur springs, and hot springs and utilize reduced sulfur compounds instead of oxygen.
Preferred term Chlorobi
Entry term(s) Bacteria, Green Sulfur
Green Sulfur Bacteria
Chlorobiaceae - Narrower
Concept UI M0028888
Preferred term Chlorobiaceae



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