TABLE 2.

Classifier accuracy versus bootstrap confidence for the Bergey corpus

Length of segment (bases)% of correct classifier assignments within a bootstrap confidence range ofa:
100-95%94-90%89-80%79-70%69-60%59-50%
Full98.066.469.241.846.234.7
40098.386.175.965.461.149.2
20098.290.183.075.664.655.7
10097.489.882.575.664.755.6
5094.983.976.867.959.549.7
  • a Bootstrap confidence reflects the frequency of most common assignments out of 100 bootstrap samplings. Percentages of correct assignments at all ranks and within this bootstrap confidence range are shown.