TABLE 2.

Mahalanobis distances between groups in discriminant analysis

Species and type (strain no.)Distance
C. jejuni D (299)C. coli C (360, 444, 459)C. jejuni B (361, 557, 527)C. coli A (510, 511, 512)C. jejuni B (222, 503)C. coli C (371, 425, 427, 457, 458)
C. jejuni D (299)0.00
C. coli C (360, 444, 459)29.020.00
C. jejuni B (361, 557, 527)24.15148.200.00
C. coli A (510, 511, 512)33.3848.77104.460.00
C. jejuni B (222, 503)113.75133.3260.0939.460.00
C. coli C (371, 425, 427, 457, 458)16.186.69146.5333.0322.720.00