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Main Title Bergey's ManualĀ® of Systematic Bacteriology Volume Three TheFirmicutes / [electronic resource] :
Author Vos, Paul.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Garrity, George M.
Jones, Dorothy.
Krieg, Noel R.
Ludwig, Wolfgang.
Rainey, Fred A.
Schleifer, Karl-Heinz.
Whitman, William B.
Publisher Springer New York : Imprint: Springer,
Year Published 2009
Call Number QH301-705
ISBN 9780387684895
Subjects Life sciences ; Medicine ; Microbiology ; Bacteriology
Internet Access
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Edition Second Edition.
Collation XXVI, 1450 p. 390 illus., 11 illus. in color. online resource.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
Revised road map to the phylumFirmicutes -- Taxonomic outline of the phylumFirmicutes -- Phylum XIII.Firmicutes Gibbons and Murray 1978, 5 (Firmacutes [sic] Gibbons and Murray 1978, 5). Includes a revised taxonomic outline for the Firmicutes based upon the SILVA project as well as a description of more than 1346 species and 235 genera belonging to the phylum Firmicutes, which are also called the low mol% G+C Gram positive prokaryotes. Major taxa to be included are Alicyclobacillus, Bacillus, Clostridium, Enterococcus, Erysipelothrix, Eubacterium, Haloanaerobium, Heliobacterium, Lachnospira, Lactobacillus, Leuconostoc, Listeria, Paenibacillus, Peptococcus, Ruminococcus, Staphylococcus, Streptococcus, Syntrophomonas, Thermoactinomyces, Thermoanaerobacter, Veillonella and 229 additional genera. Includes many medically and industrially important taxa.