TABLE 4.

16S rRNA sequence similarities of HTCC isolates from previously uncultivated clades to the nearest neighbors in GenBank

CladeHTCC isolateE. coli positionaClone% Similarity
SAR11150524-1362ZD040999.8
OM43144712-1386OM43100
165710-1386OM43100
168711-1371POCPN-5b99.8
174713-1362OM43100
185719-1378OM43100
SAR92148716-1384MB11B1196.9
151716-1383MB11B1196.9
153713-1360MB11B1199.4
154716-1360Artic97A-699.7
157716-1351Artic97A-699.5
221716-1346MB11B1196.7
228707-1266SAR9296.5
23028-1537MB11B1197.0
23428-1537MB11B1197.0
OM60/OM241160713-1383OM60100
227705-1373MERTZ-2CM-3897.0
240716-1360MERTZ-2CM-3896.9
  • a Position of the bases used to determine percent similarity.

  • b POCPN-5 is a cultured strain, not a clone.