TABLE 2

Vibrio species identification for the total isolates collected from mud samples

Sampling seasonVibrio speciesNo. (%) of Vibrio isolates from mud ata:Total no. (%) of isolates
MAMPHNJHBS
June 2013 V. alginolyticus 173 (68.7)170 (67.5)34 (13.5)79 (31.6)119 (47.8)575 (45.8)
V. cholerae 2 (0.8)020 (7.9)1 (0.4)023 (1.8)
V. parahaemolyticus 28 (11.1)37 (14.7)67 (26.6)73 (29.2)77 (30.9)282 (22.5)
V. vulnificus 2 (0.8)059 (23.4)29 (11.6)1 (0.4)91 (7.3)
Other Vibrio spp.47 (18.7)45 (17.9)72 (28.6)68 (27.2)52 (20.9)284 (22.6)
September 2013 V. alginolyticus 106 (46.9)55 (25.7)82 (39.6)107 (52.2)114 (51.4)464 (43.2)
V. cholerae 000000
V. parahaemolyticus 68 (30.1)98 (45.8)88 (42.5)54 (26.3)60 (27.0)368 (34.3)
V. vulnificus 000000
Other Vibrio spp.52 (23.0)61 (28.5)37 (17.9)44 (21.5)48 (21.6)242 (22.5)
December 2013 V. alginolyticus 200 (87.0)146 (70.9)104 (46.0)177 (82.7)94 (47.7)721 (67.2)
V. cholerae 000000 (0.0)
V. parahaemolyticus 6 (2.6)34 (16.5)79 (35.0)4 (1.9)69 (35.0)192 (17.9)
V. vulnificus 000000 (0.0)
Other Vibrio spp.24 (10.4)26 (12.6)43 (19.0)33 (15.4)34 (17.3)160 (14.9)
February 2014 V. alginolyticus 137 (60.1)114 (60.3)172 (71.1)211 (84.1)138 (56.1)772 (66.8)
V. cholerae 000000
V. parahaemolyticus 61 (26.8)28 (14.8)29 (12.0)12 (4.8)49 (19.9)179 (15.5)
V. vulnificus 000000
Other Vibrio spp.30 (13.2)47 (24.9)41 (16.9)28 (11.2)59 (24.0)205 (17.7)
April 2014 V. alginolyticus 107 (45.0)178 (77.7)153 (63.0)187 (76.3)96 (39.5)721 (60.2)
V. cholerae 000000
V. parahaemolyticus 97 (40.8)16 (7.0)53 (21.8)13 (5.3)71 (29.2)250 (20.9)
V. vulnificus 000000
Other Vibrio spp.34 (14.3)35 (15.3)37 (15.2)45 (18.4)76 (31.3)227 (18.9)
  • a Total number of bacterial isolates grown on TCBS agar. All colonies grown on TCBS agar were selected, not exceeding 252 isolates for each sampling site. Locations: MA, Muan; MP, Mokpo; HN, Haenam; JH, Jangheung; BS, Boseong.