TABLE 2.

Relative abundance of bacteria in the Roseobacter and Bacteroidetes groups determined by FISH with group-specific probes compared to the abundance of bacteria during the microcosm experiment

Sample date (2001)Day of exptMicrocosmAbundance (% of DAPI counts)
BacteriaRoseobacterBacteroidetes
9 June1Control (C1)51510
15 June7Control (C1)46812
15 June7Control (C2)3513
15 June7Enriched (NUT1)542312
15 June7Enriched (NUT2)501811