Table 2.

Numbers of classes, richnesses, and Shannon-Weaver indices determineda

MatMorphotypes16S rRNA genesCarotenoids
SMH′MH′VSRH′RDCSCH′C
P210.67 ± 0.331.45 ± 0.091.82 ± 0.1211.33 ± 0.661.38 ± 0.0820.67 ± 0.6622.67 ± 0.662.28 ± 0.03
P3/47.33 ± 0.330.98 ± 0.091.42 ± 0.174.00 ± 0.000.35 ± 0.029.33 ± 0.889.33 ± 0.881.62 ± 0.03
P410.33 ± 0.881.10 ± 0.141.07 ± 0.1710.00 ± 0.001.75 ± 0.0222.00 ± 1.1524.00 ± 1.162.28 ± 0.02
P57.00 ± 0.581.02 ± 0.121.31 ± 0.036.67 ± 0.331.31 ± 0.0917.00 ± 0.5818.00 ± 0.581.97 ± 0.02
P69.67 ± 0.331.39 ± 0.051.72 ± 0.1010.00 ± 0.001.90 ± 0.0214.67 ± 0.3315.67 ± 0.332.20 ± 0.03
NC212.00 ± 0.581.41 ± 0.211.68 ± 0.0812.00 ± 0.002.09 ± 0.0122.00 ± 1.0024.00 ± 1.002.44 ± 0.02
NC5212.00 ± 0.581.18 ± 0.131.65 ± 0.0612.33 ± 0.331.74 ± 0.0513.67 ± 0.6614.00 ± 1.001.90 ± 0.03
NC312.67 ± 0.331.67 ± 0.041.29 ± 0.0316.00 ± 1.002.08 ± 0.1124.00 ± 1.0026.67 ± 1.342.53 ± 0.02
  • a D, number of classes detected; S , richness; H′, Shannon-Weaver index. The subscripts refer to the respective analyses of morphotypes (M), volumes of morphotypes (V), 16S rRNA genes (R), and carotenoids (C). The means and standard errors from triplicate analyses are shown.