TABLE 4.

Morphological characteristics of selected phages

BacteriophageHead diam (nm)Head length (nm)Tail diam (nm)Tail length (nm)Family
FpV-250.1 ± 2.257.5 ± 3.3NoneNonePodoviridae
FpV-476.0 ± 4.075.0 ± 6.214.6 ± 3.626.1 ± 3.8Podoviridae
FpV-767.2 ± 9.068.0 ± 5.713.1 ± 1.4239.6 ± 11.0Siphoviridae
FpV-960.1 ± 2.663.1 ± 3.110.8 ± 1.4172.6 ± 10.7Siphoviridae
FpV-1067.7 ± 4.865.8 ± 5.311.3 ± 0.8181.8 ± 5.6Siphoviridae
FpV-1486.0 ± 8.394.9 ± 11.524.3 ± 7.6147.8 ± 18.3Myoviridae
FpV-19127.2 ± 4.6128.7 ± 7.128.7 ± 4.4102.9 ± 2.5Myoviridae