TABLE 3.

Relative frequency of HTs in natural populations of B. thuringiensis and B. cereus

IsolateNo. of isolatesRelative frequency of HT:
ABCDEFGHI
All isolates
    B. thuringiensis + B. cereus1980.0200.1210.0500.1010.0400.1210.0500.1160.379
    B. thuringiensis980.0410.2450.1020.1940.0610.2350.0100.0820.031
        Site F4800.2710.0210.02100.47900.1670.042
        Site S500.0800.2200.1800.3600.12000.02000.020
    B. cereus1000000.0100.0200.0100.0900.1500.720
        Site F500000.0200.04000.1000.1200.720
        Site S50000000.0200.0800.1800.720
Unique ETs/HTs
    B. thuringiensis + B. cereus910.0220.0770.0220.0550.0770.0880.0770.1320.451
    B. thuringiensis350.0570.2000.0570.1140.1430.2000.0290.1140.086
        Site F1800.1670.0560.05600.38900.2220.111
        Site S170.1180.2350.0590.1760.29400.05900.059
    B. cereus560000.0180.0360.0180.1070.1430.679
        Site F290000.0350.06900.1030.1380.656
        Site S30000000.0330.1000.1330.733