nitrobacteria


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Synonyms for nitrobacteria

soil bacteria that convert nitrites to nitrates

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These indicated that the hydrolysis bacteria of urea would be mainly heterotrophic bacteria (Activities of nitrosobacteria and nitrobacteria were inhibited).
The reason may be the autotrophic bacteria (nitrosobacteria and nitrobacteria) could hydrolyze urea at the central section of the BAF reactor (The activities of nitrobacteria were inhibited fundamentally, and nitrate nitrogen was not detected).