Table 1.

Grouping of cloned amplified partial 16S rRNA genes

Restriction groupNo. of cloned fragmentsCloned fragment(s) sequencedSubdivision ofVerrucomicrobiaa
15EV101, EV1182
21EV1023
33EV103, EV1163
42EV104, EV1343
523EV105, EV107,b EV109, EV111, EV151, EV154, EV1553
611EV106, EV108, EV152, EV1533
76EV110, EV117, EV1393
81EV112b Noneb
91EV1333
  • a Designations are those of Hugenholtz et al. (12).

  • b Possibly of chimeric origin.