Yersinia (genus)

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Scope note
Genus containing ovoid- or rod-shaped bacteria of the family Enterobacteriaceae. Yersinia are gram-negative bacteria and are described as facultative anaerobes, which means that they are capable of surviving in both aerobic and anaerobic environments.
Accepted term: 08-Jul-2024