Merrimack College: McQuade Library



Book

A field guide to bacteria / Betsey Dexter Dyer.

  • ISBN: 0801439027 (cloth)
  • ISBN: 0801488540 (paper)
  • Description: viii, 355 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press,

Available copies

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Merrimack College Stacks (3rd) QR100 .D946 2003 (Text to phone) Available -
Endicott College General Collection QR 100 .D946 2003 (Text to phone) Available -
Phillips OWHL Stacks 4 579.3 D988 (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-338) and index.
Contents Note: Introduction: becoming bacteriocentric -- Guide to habitats -- 1. Ancient hyperthermophiles and thermophilic green nonsulfurs -- Introduction to the archaea -- 2. Methanogens -- 3. Hyperthermophilic archaea -- 4. Halophiles -- 5. Green sulfur bacteria -- Introduction to the proteobacteria -- 6. Alpha proteobacteria -- 7. Beta proteobacteria -- 8. Gamma and delta proteobacteria of non-sulfur-rich environments -- 9. Gamma and delta proteobacteria of sulfur-rich environments -- Introduction to the gram-positive bacteria -- 10. Gram-positive bacteria of foods and drinks -- 11. Gram-positive bacteria of soils and other substrates -- 12. Gram-positive bacteria as symbionts of animals and plants -- Introduction to the cyanobacteria -- 13. Cyanobacteria of aquatic and terrestrial habitats -- 14. Cyanobacteria associations with other organisms -- 15. Bacteroides, gliders, and their relatives -- 16. Spirochetes -- 17. Thermus and Deinococcus -- 18. Planctomycetes and their relatives.
Subject: Bacteria > Identification > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Microbial ecology > Handbooks, manuals, etc.