TABLE 3.

Thiocystis sp.-related FISH counts in the oxic-anoxic interface of Lake Vilar as determined with the specific probes CHR-452 (DGGE-6) and CHR-626 (DGGE-8)

Date (day.mo)Depth (m)Mean FISH count (104 cells/ml) ± SD (% DAPI)a with:
CHR-452CHR-626
19.024.75BDBD
09.044.25BDBD
23.043.756.0 ± 0.3 (0.7)BD
08.054.158.3 ± 0.2 (0.4)0.77 ± 0.03 (0.03)
21.054.2091.1 ± 3.5 (11.5)26.3 ± 4.2 (3.3)
05.064.3074.2 ± 3.8 (6.5)61.2 ± 3.3 (5.4)
  • a BD, below detection limits. The % DAPI concentration is given in parentheses.