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Descriptor English: Xenorhabdus
Descriptor Spanish: Xenorhabdus
Descriptor Portuguese: Xenorhabdus
Descriptor French: Xenorhabdus
Entry term(s): Xenorhabdus nematophila
Xenorhabdus nematophilus
Tree number(s): B03.440.450.425.890
B03.660.250.150.910
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020593
Scope note: A genus of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic rod-shaped cells which are motile by peritrichous flagella. Late in the growth cycle, spheroplasts or coccoid bodies occur, resulting from disintegration of the cell wall. The natural habitat is the intestinal lumen of certain nematodes. (From Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 9th ed)
Annotation: XENORHABDUS LUMINESCENS see PHOTORHABDUS is also available
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
Previous Indexing: Enterobacteriaceae (1983-1999)
Public MeSH Note: 2000
History Note: 2000
DeCS ID: 34119
Unique ID: D020593
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Date Established: 2000/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/11/03
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Xenorhabdus - Preferred
Concept UI M0328604
Scope note A genus of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic rod-shaped cells which are motile by peritrichous flagella. Late in the growth cycle, spheroplasts or coccoid bodies occur, resulting from disintegration of the cell wall. The natural habitat is the intestinal lumen of certain nematodes. (From Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 9th ed)
Preferred term Xenorhabdus
Xenorhabdus nematophila - Narrower
Concept UI M0328884
Preferred term Xenorhabdus nematophila
Entry term(s) Xenorhabdus nematophilus



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