archeobacteria

noun
considered ancient life forms that evolved separately from bacteria and blue-green algae
Hypernyms: ↑moneran, ↑moneron
Hyponyms: ↑methanogen, ↑halophile, ↑halophil, ↑thermoacidophile
Member Holonyms: ↑division Archaebacteria

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