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Prevotella
MeSH HeadingPrevotella
Tree NumberB03.140.094.640
Tree NumberB03.440.425.410.194.640
Annotationinfection: coord IM with BACTEROIDACEAE INFECTIONS (IM); named for the French microbiologist A. R. Prévot, pioneer in anaerobic microbiol
Scope NoteA genus of gram-negative, anaerobic, nonsporeforming, nonmotile rods. Organisms of this genus had originally been classified as members of the BACTEROIDES genus but overwhelming biochemical and chemical findings in 1990 indicated the need to separate them from other Bacteroides species, and hence, this new genus was established.
Allowable QualifiersCH CL CY DE EN GD GE IM IP ME PH PY RE UL VI
Previous Indexing Bacteroides (1990-1994)
History Note95
Date of Entry19940706
Unique IDD018720


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Bacteria [B03]
   Bacteroidetes [B03.140]
      Bacteroidaceae [B03.140.094]
Bacteroides [B03.140.094.152]  +
Porphyromonas [B03.140.094.625]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodePrevotella [B03.140.094.640]
Prevotella intermedia [B03.140.094.640.375]
Prevotella melaninogenica [B03.140.094.640.500]
Prevotella nigrescens [B03.140.094.640.550]
Prevotella ruminicola [B03.140.094.640.700]

 
Bacteria [B03]
   Gram-Negative Bacteria [B03.440]
      Gram-Negative Anaerobic Bacteria [B03.440.425]
         Gram-Negative Anaerobic Straight, Curved, and Helical Rods [B03.440.425.410]
            Bacteroidaceae [B03.440.425.410.194]
Bacteroides [B03.440.425.410.194.152]  +
Porphyromonas [B03.440.425.410.194.625]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodePrevotella [B03.440.425.410.194.640]
Prevotella intermedia [B03.440.425.410.194.640.375]
Prevotella melaninogenica [B03.440.425.410.194.640.500]
Prevotella nigrescens [B03.440.425.410.194.640.550]
Prevotella ruminicola [B03.440.425.410.194.640.700]

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