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Pasteurellaceae

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A family of facultatively anaerobic, nonmotile, gram-negative, coccoid to rod-shaped bacteria.

Description

A family of facultatively anaerobic, nonmotile, gram-negative, coccoid to rod-shaped bacteria, occurring as parasites in mammals and birds. It contains the genera:

Pasteurella
Actinobacillus
Haemophilus
Lonepinella
Mannheimia
Phocoenobacter
Galibacterium
Histophilus
Valucribacter
Avibacterium
Nicoletella

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