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- A group of the simplest microscopic fungi, more usually called Schizomycetes, the achlorophyllous division of the Schizosporeæ of Cohn, or of the Schizophyta of more recent authorities. They exhibit a great variety of forms, and are subdivided accordingly into— Sphærobacteria, which are spherical, as in
Micrococcus; Microbacteria, which are elliptical or shortly cylindrical, as in Bacterium, the only genus; Desmobacteria, which consist of straight filaments, as in Bacillus; Spirobacteria, in which the filaments are more or less coiled, as in Spirillum.
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