TABLE 3.

16S rRNA clones from individual libraries obtained in experiment 3

16S rRNA phylotypeNo. of clonesaSize (bp)GenBank accession no.Nearest taxon% Sequence similary
CSIRO3.0111,260AY351489Methanobrevibacter sp. strain NT798.3
CSIRO3.0211,261AY351490Methanobrevibacter acididurans94.8
CSIRO3.0311,262AY351491Methanobrevibacter sp. strain SM999.6
CSIRO3.0421,260AY351492Methanobrevibacter sp. strain NT799.7
CSIRO3.0511,260AY351493Methanobrevibacter sp. strain SM999.8
CSIRO3.0611,260AY351494Methanobrevibacter sp. strain SM999.8
CSIRO3.0711,262AY351495Methanobrevibacter sp. strain NT797.2
CSIRO3.0811,260AY351496Methanobrevibacter sp. strain SM999.8
CSIRO3.091983AY351497Methanobrevibacter sp. strain SM999.5
CSIRO3.1021,260AY351498Methanobrevibacter sp. strain SM999.4
CSIRO3.1141,262AY351499Methanobrevibacter sp. strain M6100
CSIRO3.1231,262AY351500Methanobrevibacter sp. strain SM999.4
CSIRO3.131131,260AY351464Methanobrevibacter sp. strain SM9100
  • a A total of 132 clones were examined.