Bacteria

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Bacteria
EscherichiaColi NIAID.jpg
Scannin electron micrograph o Escherichia coli bacilli
Scienteefic classification
Domain: Bacteria
Phyla[1]

Actinobacteria (high-G+C)
Firmicutes (low-G+C)
Tenericutes (no wall)

Aquificae
Deinococcus-Thermus
FibrobacteresChlorobi/Bacteroidetes (FCB group)
Fusobacteria
Gemmatimonadetes
Nitrospirae
PlanctomycetesVerrucomicrobia/Chlamydiae (PVC group)
Proteobacteria
Spirochaetes
Synergistetes

  • Unkent / ungrouped

Acidobacteria
Chloroflexi
Chrysiogenetes
Cyanobacteria
Deferribacteres
Dictyoglomi
Thermodesulfobacteria
Thermotogae

Bacteria (Listeni/bækˈtɪəriə/; singular: bacterium) constitute a lairge domain or kinrick o prokaryotic microorganisms. Typically a few micrometres in length, bacteria hae a wide range o shapes, rangin frae spheres tae rods an spirals. Bacteria inhabit soil, watter, acidic het springs, radioactive waste,[2] an the deep portions o Yird's crust. Bacteria an aa live in plants, animals (see symbiosis), an hae flourished in manned space vehicles.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Bacteria (eubacteria)". Taxonomy Browser. Retrieved 2008-09-10. 
  2. Fredrickson JK; Zachara JM; Balkwill DL et al. (2004). "Geomicrobiology of high-level nuclear waste-contaminated vadose sediments at the Hanford site, Washington state". Applied and Environmental Microbiology 70 (7): 4230–41. doi:10.1128/AEM.70.7.4230-4241.2004. PMC 444790. PMID 15240306. 
  3. http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2007/11may_locad3/