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Methanobacteriaceae MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Methanobacteriaceae
Tree Number(s)
B02.200.492.500
Unique ID
D017013
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017013
Scope Note
A family of anaerobic, coccoid to rod-shaped METHANOBACTERIALES. Cell membranes are composed mainly of polyisoprenoid hydrocarbons ether-linked to glycerol. Its organisms are found in anaerobic habitats throughout nature.
Entry Term(s)
Methanosphaera
Methanothermobacter
Related Numbers
txid145260
txid2316
Public MeSH Note
92
History Note
92
Date Established
1992/01/01
Date of Entry
1991/05/30
Revision Date
2020/08/13
Methanobacteriaceae Preferred
Methanosphaera Narrower
Methanothermobacter Narrower
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