Table 1.

Similarities among gyrB genes of variousBacillus species

BacteriumStrain% Similarity togyrB of:
B. cereusB. thurin-giensisB. an-thracisB. my-coides
B. cereusJCM 2152T96.8b98.8b95.5b
B. thuringiensisIAM 12077T90.2a96.5b96.8b
B. anthracisPasteur#2H90.7a87.4a95.3b
B. mycoidesATCC 6462T88.8a91.0a86.6a
  • a Percentage of similarity ingyrB nucleic acid sequences.

  • b Percentage of similarity in gyrBamino acid sequences.