II. Characteristics

  1. Anaerobic Gram Negative Rods

III. Genus: Bacteroides

  1. Bacteroides fragilis

IV. Genus: Fusobacterium

  1. Fusobacterium necrophorum
  2. Fusobacterium nucleatum

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Ontology: Bacteroidaceae (C0004660)

Definition (NCI) A taxonomic family of bacterium, in the phylum Bacteroidetes, which is usually found in the mucous membranes and alimentary tract of mammals. It includes the genera Bacteroides and Acetomicrobium, among others.
Definition (MSH) A family of gram-negative bacteria found primarily in the intestinal tracts and mucous membranes of warm-blooded animals. Its organisms are sometimes pathogenic.
Definition (CSP) family of gram negative bacteria found primarily in the intestinal tracts and mucous membranes of warm blooded animals; its organisms are sometimes pathogenic.
Concepts Bacterium (T007)
MSH D001438
SnomedCT 115079007
English Bacteroidaceae, Family bacteroidaceae, FAMILY BACTEROIDACEAE, Bacteroidaceae Pribram 1933, Family Bacteroidaceae (organism), Family bacteroidaceae (organism), Family Bacteroidaceae
Swedish Bacteroidaceae
Czech Bacteroidaceae
Spanish Bacteroidaceae, familia Bacteroidaceae (organismo), familia Bacteroidaceae
Finnish Bacteroidaceae
Polish Bacteroidaceae
French Bacteroidaceae
German Bacteroidaceae
Italian Bacteroidaceae
Russian BACTEROIDACEAE
Dutch Bacteroidaceae, Bacteroidaceeën
Portuguese Bacteroidaceae

Ontology: Bacteroides (C0004661)

Definition (NCI) A genus of bacteria within the phylum Bacteroidetes consisting of gram-negative bacilli or cocco-bacilli that comprise a major portion of the human normal flora, predominating in the intestinal tract.
Definition (NCI) Any bacteria that is not assigned to the species level but can be assigned to the Bacteroides genus level.
Definition (MSH) A genus of gram-negative, anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria. Its organisms are normal inhabitants of the oral, respiratory, intestinal, and urogenital cavities of humans, animals, and insects. Some species may be pathogenic.
Definition (CSP) genus of gram negative, anaerobic, rod shaped bacteria; its organisms are normal inhabitants of the oral, respiratory, intestinal, and urogenital cavities of humans, animals, and insects; some species may be pathogenic.
Concepts Bacterium (T007)
MSH D001439
SnomedCT 57522007
English BACTEROIDES, Bacteroides, NOS, Genus Bacteroides (organism), Bacteroides (organism), 124 BACTEROIDES, Capsularis Prevot 1938 (Approved Lists (1980), Bacteroides Castellani and Chalmers 1919 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Shah and Collins 1989, bacteroide, capsulary, bacteroides, Capsularis, Ristella, Bacteroides <genus>, Ristella <bacteria>, Genus Bacteroides, Bacteroides
Swedish Bacteroides
Czech Bacteroides
Spanish género Bacteroides (organismo), Bacteroides (organismo), Bacteroides, género Bacteroides
Finnish Bakteroidi
Russian BAKTEROIDY, БАКТЕРОИДЫ
Polish Bacteroides
French Bacteroides
German Bacteroides
Italian Bacteroides
Dutch Bacteroides
Portuguese Bacteroides

Ontology: Genus Fusobacterium (C0016878)

Definition (NCI) A genus of filamentous, anaerobic, Gram-negative bacteria in the phylum Fusobacteria.
Definition (NCI) Any bacteria that is not assigned to the species level but can be assigned to the Fusobacterium genus level.
Definition (MSH) A genus of gram-negative, anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria found in cavities of humans and other animals. No endospores are formed. Some species are pathogenic and occur in various purulent or gangrenous infections.
Definition (CSP) genus in the phylum Fusobacteria of gram negative, anaerobic, rod shaped bacteria found in cavities of humans and other animals; no endospores are formed; some species are pathogenic and occur in various purulent or gangrenous infections.
Concepts Bacterium (T007)
MSH D005673
SnomedCT 33562003
English Fusobacterium, Sphaerophorus, FUSOBACTERIUM, Fusobacterium, NOS, FUSOBACT, Fusobacterium (organism), Genus Fusobacterium (organism), 1F3 FUSOBACTERIUM, Genus Fusobacterium, fusibacterium, fusobacterium, Fusibacterium, Fusobacterium Knorr 1922
French Sphaerophorus, Fusobacterium
Swedish Fusobacterium
Czech Fusobacterium
Spanish Fusobacterium (organismo), género Fusobacterium (organismo), género Fusobacterium, Fusobacterium, Sphaerophorus
Finnish Fusobakteeri
Russian FUZOBAKTERII, SFEROFORY, СФЕРОФОРЫ, ФУЗОБАКТЕРИИ
Japanese フゾバクテリウム, 紡錘菌属, 紡錘菌, フソバクテリウム属, フゾバクテリウム属, フソバクテリウム, スフェロフォルス属
Italian Sphaerophorus, Fusobacterium
Polish Fusobacterium
German Fusobacterium, Sphaerophorus
Dutch Fusobacterium, Sphaerophorus
Portuguese Fusobacterium, Sphaerophorus