TABLE 5.

Classifier accuracy at various query lengths (NCBI's taxonomy)

Length of segment (bases)% of segments accurately identified in:
PhylumClassOrderFamilyGenus
Full99.899.398.697.192.1
40099.799.398.597.090.4
20099.799.298.195.786.6
10099.298.495.788.974.9
5094.690.981.669.252.8