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Descriptor English: Thiocapsa
Descriptor Spanish: Thiocapsa
Descriptor Portuguese: Thiocapsa
Descriptor French: Thiocapsa
Tree number(s): B03.440.425.400.750
B03.660.250.110.750
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020586
Scope note: A genus of anoxygenic, photosynthetic, nonmotile, spherical to slightly ovoid bacterial cells occurring singly, or in aggregates of two or four, and usually surrounded with slime. It is found in stagnant water, mud of ponds, estuaries, and microbial mats of salt marshes. (From Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 9th ed)
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: Chromatiaceae (1988-1999)
Public MeSH Note: 2000
History Note: 2000
DeCS ID: 34133
Unique ID: D020586
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Date Established: 2000/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/11/03
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Thiocapsa - Preferred
Concept UI M0328597
Scope note A genus of anoxygenic, photosynthetic, nonmotile, spherical to slightly ovoid bacterial cells occurring singly, or in aggregates of two or four, and usually surrounded with slime. It is found in stagnant water, mud of ponds, estuaries, and microbial mats of salt marshes. (From Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 9th ed)
Preferred term Thiocapsa



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