Table 4.

Percentage of total DAPI cells that are either autofluorescent (NP = no probe), labeled with fluorescent probes (CON = control probe, ARC = Archaea probe mix, BAC = Bacteria probe) or are labeled by microautoradiography (MAR) with3H-labeled amino acids or are simultaneously labeled with both (probe and 3H-labeled amino acids) for surface and 200-m deep Monterey Bay samplesa

Depth (m)NPMARNP and MARCONMARCON and MARARCMARARC and MARBACMARBAC and MAR
02.8 ± 1.061.4 ± 3.00.4 ± 0.24.0 ± 1.360.3 ± 3.30.7 ± 0.73.0 ± 1.362.3 ± 3.30.7 ± 0.4NAb NANA
2002.0 ± 0.864.3 ± 2.70.3 ± 0.12.6 ± 0.665.1 ± 2.30.6 ± 0.314.3 ± 4.365.1 ± 3.28.4 ± 2.643.6 ± 1.761.1 ± 2.827.8 ± 2.6
  • a Each set of three columns is from a pair of duplicates from each depth.

  • b NA, Not applicable.