The Role of Bacteria in the World
By Soujanya G.
Other Types of Bacteria
Another type of bacteria is known as Nitrosomonas. This type of bacteria is called a nitrifying bacteria. A nitrifying bacteria is a bacteria that helps aid with the process of the nitrogen cycle. Nitrosomonas bacteria, like other types of nitrifying bacteria, is found in the soil. These bacteria are abundant in ecosystems where there are a lost of plants such as forests. Nitrosomonas bacteria releases nitrogen into the soil, thus aiding the growth of the plant. Nitrogen helps with the growth of the plant/tree because it acts as a natural fertilizer for the plant or tree. This is how Nitrosomonas help the ecosystem of the forest.