TABLE 2.

DNA relatedness of representatives of the species and subspecies of the E. cloacae complex

Cluster or speciesaStrainbΔ Tm for hybridization with labeled DNAc
ENOH EN-314ENHO ATCC 49162TENST EN-562
Cluster VI (ENOH)EN314T03.21.8
EN180.33.21.0
Cluster VII (ENHO)ATCC 49162T4.004.3
EN280T4.804.3
Cluster VIII (ENST)EN5622.23.70
EN3314.04.82.7
EN302.23.61.3
E. cloacaeATCC 13047T5.95.8*7.7
E. dissolvensATCC 23373T6.06.0*8.0
E. kobeiATCC BAA260T6.66.7*6.6
CDC 1347-71R7.35.7*7.5
E. asburiaeATCC 35953T5.65.7*6.2
E. cancerogenusATCC 33241T7.06.6*6.8
E. nimipressuralisATCC 9912T9.210.3*8.5
  • a ENOH, E. hormaechei subsp. oharae subsp. nov.; ENHO, E. hormaechei subsp. hormaechei comb. nov.; ENST, E. hormaechei subsp. steigerwaltii subsp. nov.

  • b T, type strain; R, reference strain.

  • c *, arithmetic mean from two hybridizations.