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Halobacteriaceae MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Halobacteriaceae
Tree Number(s)
B02.200.400.400
Unique ID
D006216
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006216
Scope Note
A family of extremely halophilic archaea found in environments with high salt concentrations, such as salt lakes, evaporated brines, or salted fish. Halobacteriaceae are either obligate aerobes or facultative anaerobes and are divided into at least twenty-six genera including: HALOARCULA; HALOBACTERIUM; HALOCOCCUS; HALOFERAX; HALORUBRUM; NATRONOBACTERIUM; and NATRONOCOCCUS.
Previous Indexing
Bacteria (1966-1974)
Pseudomonadaceae (1975)
See Also
Salt Tolerance
Public MeSH Note
76
History Note
76
Date Established
1976/01/01
Date of Entry
1975/07/25
Revision Date
2020/08/13
Halobacteriaceae Preferred
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