Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology

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John G. Holt
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1994 - Medical - 787 pages
Based on the data contained in the four-volume Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, BMDB-9 also includes new genera and species, new combinations, and new taxa published through the January 1992 issue of the IJSB. Users will find short general descriptions that encompass all organisms by Groups; shape and size, Gram reaction, other pertinent morphological features, motility and flagella, relations to oxygen, basic type of metabolism, carbon and energy sources, habitat and ecology. BMDB-9 also includes discussions of difficulties in identification, keys or tables to genera and species, genus descriptions, synonyms, other nomenclatural changes, and numerous illustrations.
 

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Contents

Procaryote or Eucaryote?
7
Groups Within the Four Major Categories of Bacteria
17
Glossary of Some Terms Used in Chapters IIIIV
23
GROUP 2
33
GROUP 3
55
GROUP 4
71
GROUP 5
175
Genus Eikenella
198
BUDDING ANDOR APPENDAGED BACTERIA
457
Genus Isosphaera
465
SHEATHED BACTERIA
477
Genus Beggiatoa
491
GRAMPOSITIVE COCCI
527
ENDOSPOREFORMING GRAMPOSITIVE RODS
559
REGULAR NONSPORING GRAMPOSITIVE RODS
565
IRREGULAR NONSPORING GRAMPOSITIVE RODS
571

GROUP 6
291
386
292
GROUP 7
319
SUBGROUP 3
335
GROUP 8
347
Genus Gloeothece
381
Oscillatoriales
391
Nostocales
399
Stigonematales
410
Genus Thiobacillus
437
Genus Nitrobacter
448
GROUPS 2229 THE ACTINOMYCETES
611
STREPTOMYCETES AND RELATED GENERA
667
MADUROMYCETES
677
THERMOACTINOMYCETES
699
CELL WALLLESS
705
ARCHAEAL SULFATE REDUCERS
737
CELL WALLLESS ARCHAEOBACTERIA
747
494
765
499
785
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