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Bacillus subtilis Gram.jpg
Bacillus subtilis, Gram stained
Scientific classification
Domain: Bacteria
Diveesion: Firmicutes
Cless: Bacilli
Order: Bacillales
Faimily: Bacillaceae
Genus: Bacillus
Cohn, 1872[1]

Bacillus is a genus o Gram-positive, rod-shaped (bacillus), bacteria an a member o the phylum Firmicutes.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. (in German) Cohn F.: Untersuchungen über Bakterien. Beitrage zur Biologie der Pflanzen Heft 2, 1872, 1, 127-224.