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Purple Sulfur Bacteria And Relatives


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Purple sulfur bacteria and relatives is a group of Bacteria. There are 178 species of purple sulfur bacteria and relatives, in 69 genera and 9 families. Chromatiales (purple sulfur bacteria and relatives) includes groups like Halothiobacillaceae, Thioprofundaceae, and Purple sulfur bacteria.

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of purple sulfur bacteria and relatives