ABOUT THIS BOOK
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).
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.
Content Level » Research
Related subjects » Biomedical Sciences - Biotechnology - Life Sciences - Medical Microbiology - Microbiology