Table 6.

Similarity matrix (based on 1,492 nucleotide positions) among the clones related to A. macleodii and 16S rRNA gene sequences from representatives within the γ subdivision of Proteobacteria

Organism% Similarity to organism:
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1. CLONE 1OD4OO96.897.097.197.196.199.197.197.096.597.598.097.498.088.588.589.188.788.798.498.496.597.988.987.386.686.3
2. CLONE 10DCM95.894.995.794.197.295.294.895.095.496.395.496.186.386.386.886.387.596.496.894.395.786.585.284.984.6
3. CLONE 11SUR98.198.495.897.197.895.795.396.196.897.096.588.288.088.187.988.296.797.397.798.987.987.387.185.8
4. CLONE 13SUR97.795.597.297.495.795.095.896.397.096.688.288.188.788.688.296.796.997.399.188.287.887.686.6
5. CLONE 14SUR95.297.598.295.895.696.597.197.096.788.488.288.388.288.496.897.697.398.688.287.387.286.0
6. CLONE 17SUR96.395.194.794.094.495.095.295.386.486.586.886.386.895.895.794.796.286.785.485.084.0
7. CLONE 18DCM97.697.197.297.598.097.698.188.788.789.288.888.798.798.596.698.189.187.586.986.5
8. CLONE 18SUR96.295.196.296.696.897.088.388.388.288.188.397.097.397.198.488.187.486.985.5
9. CLONE 20D40095.295.396.196.097.486.886.887.386.887.096.996.894.996.587.286.385.484.8
10. CLONE 24D40095.396.195.196.086.386.287.186.786.496.496.794.395.787.185.184.784.7
11. CLONE 25D40096.996.196.487.387.387.887.387.596.997.195.696.887.586.185.685.1
12. CLONE 2DCM97.197.387.587.588.087.587.798.298.095.797.387.786.485.985.6
13. CLONE 9DCM97.487.887.687.887.687.997.297.096.697.887.686.586.385.1
14. CLONE 20DCM88.088.088.688.288.197.797.796.097.488.387.086.385.8
15. P. haloplanktis subsp.haloplanktis 99.396.896.499.188.088.287.489.296.590.889.588.9
16. P. atlantica 97.396.799.788.088.287.389.196.991.189.789.3
17. P. rubra 98.497.288.688.587.389.198.490.488.689.3
18. P. luteoviolacea 96.688.288.287.289.097.690.389.089.3
19. P. haloplanktis subsp.tetraodonis 88.288.387.489.296.790.889.589.3
20. CLONE 1D40098.095.997.588.386.986.385.9
21. CLONE 5D40096.397.788.287.286.686.0
22. CLONE 8D40098.387.286.286.385.0
23. A. macleodii 89.188.187.886.6
24. P. peptidysin 90.188.589.2
25. S. alga 95.390.0
26. S. putrefaciens 90.5
27. Vibrio alginilyticus