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Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology
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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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About this book

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.

Reviews

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)

Buy this book

Hardcover $399.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-0-387-95042-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
Softcover $299.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-3715-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
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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
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-387-95042-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-3715-8
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XXVI, 949
Additional Information
Originally published by Williams & Wilkins, 1984
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