family micrococcaceae definition

  • noun:
    • spherical or elliptical typically aerobic eubacteria that create yellow or orange or purple pigment; includes toxin-producing forms along with benign commensals and saprophytes
    • spherical or elliptical frequently aerobic eubacteria that produce yellowish or orange or red pigment; includes toxin-producing types also harmless commensals and saprophytes
    • spherical or elliptical typically aerobic eubacteria that produce yellow or orange or purple pigment; includes toxin-producing forms also safe commensals and saprophytes

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