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Leptothrix

Known as: Chlamydothrix, Detoniella, Leptothrix sp. 
A genus of gram-negative, sheathed, rod-shaped bacteria in the family COMAMONADACEAE.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Leptothrix ochracea is a common inhabitant of freshwater iron seeps and iron-rich wetlands. Its defining characteristic is… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Fe oxide deposits are commonly found at hydrothermal vent sites at mid-ocean ridge and back-arc sea floor spreading centers… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
ABSTRACT Biogenic Mn oxides were produced by the bacterium Leptothrix discophora SS-1 (= ATCC 3182) in a chemically defined… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The noble shift in open-circuit potential exhibited by microbially colonized stainless steel (ennoblement) was investigated by… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Light microscopy and transmission electron microscopy of thin sections and metal-shadowed specimens showed that the sheath of… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
An iron-oxidizing factor was identified in the spent culture medium of the iron- and manganese-oxidizing bacterial strain… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Leptothrix discophora SP-6 was isolated from the outflow reservoir of an artificial iron seep. Its sheathforming phenotype was… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The taxonomic relationships among Rhodocyclus, Leptothrix, and Sphaerotilus species, Pseudomonas saccharophila, and Alcaligenes…