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Bergey's Manual of Systematic Microbiology
Bergey's Volume 2, Part A
The Proteobacteria, Introductory Essays
Bergey's Volume 2, Part C
The Alpha-, Beta-, Delta-, and Epsilonproteobacteria
Bergey's Volume 4
The Bacteroidetes, Spirochaetes, Tenericutes (Mollicutes), Acidobacteria, Fibrobacteres, Fusobacteria, Dictyoglomi, Gemmatimonadetes, Lentisphaerae, Verrucomicrobia, Chlamydiae, and Planctomycete
Also in print:
WCU REFERENCE QR81. B46 2001
WCU REFERENCE QR81. B46 1984
Bergey's Manual of Determinative Microbiology
Single volume; condensed taxonomic and descriptive information
1994 edition: WCU REFERENCE QR81.A5 1994
1974 edition: WCU GENERAL QR81.A5 1974
Call Number: WCU REFERENCE QR72.5.P75 and .P752
In-depth genus descriptions. Excellent for physiology, taxonomy, and ecology of prokaryotic genera.
Both 3rd and 4th edition volumes are available.
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