Chapter 13. The Mollicutes

  1. Niall A. Logan BSc, PhD

Published Online: 30 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444313949.ch13

Bacterial Systematics

Bacterial Systematics

How to Cite

Logan, N. A. (1994) The Mollicutes, in Bacterial Systematics, Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444313949.ch13

Author Information

  1. Department of Biological Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JUL 2009
  2. Published Print: 11 MAR 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632037759

Online ISBN: 9781444313949

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Keywords:

  • mollicutes - small, free-living prokaryotes;
  • Mycoplasma simbae;
  • phenotypic classification;
  • genus Ureaplasma and urea hydrolysing T-mycoplasmas;
  • two dimensional PAGE and genomic methods;
  • mycoplasma-like organisms;
  • phylogenetic classification;
  • mollicutes evolutionary tree

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Phenotypic classification

  • Phylogenetic classification

  • Important species

  • Identification