Table 2.

Information concerning the crenarchaeotal clones shown in Fig. 1

ClusterDesignation prefix(es)Environment where foundAccession no.Reference
UncertainpSLHot spring, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming U46338-U46371 3
pJPHot spring, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming L25300-L25309, L25852 4
FreshwaterpLemBFreshwater sediment, Lake Lemon, Indianaa 16
pGrfBFreshwater sediment, Lake Griffy, Indiana 16
pLAWFreshwater sediment, Lawrence Lake, Michigan U77568-U77575 31
MarineSB95Marine picoplankton, Santa Barbara Channel, California U78195-U78206 22
SBARMarine picoplankton, Santa Barbara Channel, California M88057, M88058 10
NHMarine picoplankton, Pacific Ocean, San Diego, California Z11569-Z11573 12
PVAMarine picoplankton, Pacific Ocean, Hawaii U46679,U46680 25
Fosmid 4B7Marine picoplankton, Pacific Ocean, Oregon U39635 34
ANT12Marine picoplankton, Arthur Harbor, Antarctica U11043 11
WHARQMarine picoplankton, Atlantic Ocean, Woods Hole, Massachusetts M88079 10
C. symbiosum Marine sponge tissue, Pacific Ocean U51469 28
JMSea cucumber midgut, Atlantic Ocean L24195-L24201 24
LMAFreshwater sediment, Lake Michigan, Wisconsin U87515-U87520 19
TerestrialKBSAgricultural soil, MichiganAFO58719-AFO58730This study
PAD16, FIE16Agricultural soil, Japan D26206,D26266 37
SCAAgricultural soil, Wisconsin U62811-U62820 5
pM17, pP17Forest soil, eastern Amazon, Brazil U68605,U68654 7
pLemAFreshwater sediment, Lake Lemon, Indiana 16
pGrfAFreshwater sediment, Lake Griffy, Indiana 16
FFSBFFSBForest soil, northern Finland X96688-X96696 17
  • a The accession numbers for clones with the prefixes pLemB, pGrfB, pLemA, and pGrfA are U59968 to U59999.