A numerical classification of the genus Bacillus.

  title={A numerical classification of the genus Bacillus.},
  author={Fergus G. Priest and Michael J. Goodfellow and Carole Todd},
  journal={Journal of general microbiology},
  volume={134 7},
Three hundred and sixty-eight strains of aerobic, endospore-forming bacteria which included type and reference cultures of Bacillus and environmental isolates were studied. Overall similarities of these strains for 118 unit characters were determined by the SSM, SJ and DP coefficients and clustering achieved using the UPGMA algorithm. Test error was within… CONTINUE READING