TABLE 3.

Numbers of OTUs and clones identified in phylogenetic groups in the two genetic libraries

TaxonNo. of OTUs (no. of clones) in Lake Bourget on:
16 May 200510 August 2005
Bicosoecida8 (17)1 (13)
Cercozoa5 (5)3 (5)
Choanoflagellida7 (10)1 (2)
Chrysophyceae8 (15)
Ciliophora3 (10)6 (112)
Fungi24 (88)3 (15)
LKM112 (2)
Perkinsozoa5 (5)5 (84)
Acantharea1 (25)
Hyphochytriomycetes1 (1)
Chlorophyta4 (5)1 (1)
Cryptophyta29 (40)11 (31)
Haptophyceae1 (1)
Total96 (198)33 (288)