This is the final volume in the best-selling series
Features descriptions of over 200 genera in 49 families
Includes a revised taxonomic outline for the Actinobacteria
Content Level » Research
Related subjects » Biomedical Sciences - Biotechnology - Life Sciences - Medical Microbiology - Microbiology
The Planctomycetes, Spirochetes, Fibrobacters, Bacteroides and Fusobacteria. 320 species in 86 genera. As with Volumes 2, 3 and 4, introductory material will be limited to that which is specific to the cultivation and characterization of taxa included in the volume. A brief description of any changes to the "road-map to the taxa" will be included, if required. Volume 5 will also include an update section that details any major revisions in phylogenetic arrangement of bacteria and descriptions of new taxa since publication of Volume 1 of the second edition. Contents will be updated as we approach publication.