Table 3.

Percentages of total epifluorescent cell counts enumerated by FISH probes

SampleDepth (m)Cell density (104/ml)% of total cells via FISH
Total counts (DAPI)FISH group IFISH group IIFISH bacteria
34498 M2014710.118.711396.6
34498 M2101206.913.298.898.9
34498 M2201437.013.810789.2
34498 M2301497.816.7132105
34498 M2401408.614.611296.6
34498 M26095.511.77.573.296.8
34498 M28053.911.67.936.4104
34498 M210045.610.64.931.6103
34498 M215042.07.93.931.3102
34498 M220034.06.72.224.096.7
34498 M250018.64.31.714.2108
34498 M21,00013.84.41.83.973.3
18198 M201311.810.811195.1
18198 M2201320.814.7128108
18198 M24098.18.210.774.795.4
18198 M26078.117.49.150.598.6
18198 M28061.415.14.530.080.8
18198 M210057.311.62.939.093.3
18198 M215047.612.42.122.076.7
18198 M220037.29.90.922.188.5
18198 M250018.65.60.98.882.1