Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Molicutes

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_4662

A class of wall-less microorganisms, surrounded by a membrane, and related to bacteria. They are small, gram-negative, and highly variable in appearance.

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