Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology

Volume 4: The Bacteroidetes, Spirochaetes, Tenericutes (Mollicutes), Acidobacteria, Fibrobacteres, Fusobacteria, Dictyoglomi, Gemmatimonadetes, Lentisphaerae, Verrucomicrobia, Chlamydiae, and Planctomycetes

Editors: Krieg, N.R., Ludwig, W., Whitman, W., Hedlund, B.P., Paster, B.J., Staley, J.T., Ward, N., Brown, D., Parte, A. (Eds.)

  • Volume 4 covers completely different phyla of bacteria than the previous 3 volumes. Volume 4 includes 12 phyla, including the Mollicutes, Spirochaetes and Chlamydiae. Volume 3 contained only 1 phylum, the Firmicutes (low DNA G+C content Gram-positive bacteria).

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Includes a revised taxonomic outline for the phyla Bacteroidetes, Planctomycetes, Chlamydiae, Spirochetes, Fibrobacteres, Fusobacteria, Acidobacteria, Verrucomicrobia, Dictyoglomi, and Gemmatimonadetes based upon the SILVA project as well as a description of more than 153 genera in 29 families. Includes many medically important taxa.

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From the reviews of the second edition:

“This latest instalment of the new Bergey’s adds to an encyclopaedic repository that provides an invaluable resource for all microbiologists, regardless of their areas of interest. … With its introductory material and indices, this volume approaches 1,000 pages, the quality of the content of which is consistently remarkably high throughout … and is illustrated with numerous phylogenetic trees and photographs. … should be available to all microbiology practitioners whether clinical, diagnostic, environmental or biotechnological, and in libraries for general consultation.” (Ann P. Wood, Microbiology Today, November, 2011)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Road map of the phyla Bacteroidetes, Spirochaetes, Tenericutes (Mollicutes), Acidobacteria, Fibrobacteres, Fusobacteria, Dictyoglomi, Gemmatimonadetes, Lentisphaerae, Verrucomicrobia, Chlamydiae, and Planctomycetes

    Ludwig, Wolfgang (et al.)

    Pages 1-19

  • Taxonomic outlines of the phyla Bacteroidetes, Spirochaetes, Tenericutes (Mollicutes), ­Acidobacteria, Fibrobacteres, Fusobacteria, ­Dictyoglomi, Gemmatimonadetes, Lentisphaerae, Verrucomicrobia, Chlamydiae, and Planctomycetes

    Ludwig, Wolfgang (et al.)

    Pages 21-24

  • Phylum XIV. Bacteroidetes phyl. nov.

    Krieg, Noel R. (et al.)

    Pages 25-469

  • Phylum XV. Spirochaetes Garrity and Holt 2001

    Paster, Bruce J.

    Pages 471-566

  • Phylum XVI. Tenericutes Murray 1984a, 356VP (Effective publication: Murray 1984b, 33.)

    Brown, Daniel R.

    Pages 567-723

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Hardcover $219.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology
Book Subtitle
Volume 4: The Bacteroidetes, Spirochaetes, Tenericutes (Mollicutes), Acidobacteria, Fibrobacteres, Fusobacteria, Dictyoglomi, Gemmatimonadetes, Lentisphaerae, Verrucomicrobia, Chlamydiae, and Planctomycetes
Editors
  • Noel R. Krieg
  • Wolfgang Ludwig
  • William Whitman
  • Brian P. Hedlund
  • Bruce J. Paster
  • James T. Staley
  • Naomi Ward
  • Daniel Brown
  • Aidan Parte
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Bergey’s Manual Trust
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights for India: CBS Publishers, New Delhi, India
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-68572-4
DOI
10.1007/978-0-387-68572-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-387-95042-6
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XXVI, 949
Additional Information
Originally published by Williams & Wilkins, 1984
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