Taxonomic changes in tailed phages of enterobacteria
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- Ackermann, H.W., DuBow, M.S., Gershman, M. et al. Arch. Virol. (1997) 142: 1381. doi:10.1007/s007050050167
Out of 136 new phages, 80 (59%) are classified into 23 species according to morphology and physicochemical properties. Six new species are described and species b4, from a previous classification scheme, is renamed T1. The morphology of 36 phage species is schematically represented.