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Instructions and tips for using Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology and Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology.
The Prokaryotes is a multi-volume work that describes a vareity of arcaea and bacteria. You can search by specific organism name or search more broadly at the genus or family level. Additionally, you can search on other keywords related to microbiology.
If you already know what volume you want or wish to browse, please select one of the volumes below.
If you would like to search across all seven volumes, select any single volume, then look for the "Search within this reference work" box just above the book cover. If you search the main search box at the top left of the page, that will search all books and journals on the Springer web site. The Prokaryotes, 3rd ed.; Dworkin, M., Ed.; Springer: New York, 2006; 7 vols.