TABLE 3.

Relative contributions of known uranium reducer genera in clone libraries from sediment samples in Area 3 wellsa

GenusNo. of OTUsClosest isolated relative(s)Relative contribution per well (%)
FW104FW101-2FW102-3FW102-2FW101-3FW026
Desulfovibrio7D. putealis61612456
D. carbinolicus
Geobacter7G. argillaceus3111211
G. lovleyi
G. thiogenes
G. humireducens
G. psycrophilus
Anaeromyxobacter2A. dehalogenans143320
Geothrix9G. fermentans1181041015
Desulfosporosinus7D. auripigmenti, D. orientis100240
Acidovorax3Pseudomonas strain P51210001
  • a The number of unique OTUs (97% similarity) and closest isolate (Seqmatch at RDP) are reported.