TABLE 1.

Enteric strains tested with the ID-GNB card

Reference identificationNo. (%) of strains identified at the following probability levela:
nExcellentVery goodAcceptableGoodLowUnidentifiedError
Buttiauxella agrestis211
Cedecea davisae62211
Cedecea lapagei431
Citrobacter amalonaticus103421
Citrobacter braakii621111
Citrobacter farmeri532
Citrobacter freundii22
Citrobacter koseri1042121
Citrobacter youngae51121
Edwardsiella tarda1041221
Enterobacter aerogenes1043111
Enterobacter asburiae105221
Enterobacter cancerogenus10421111
Enterobacter cloacae1023131
Enterobacter gergoviae10631
Enterobacter sakazakii10325
Escherichia coli3071025231
Escherichia fergusonii10712
Escherichia hermannii104141
Escherichia vulneris10511111
Ewingella americana104411
Hafnia alvei10631
Klebsiella ornithinolytica10631
Klebsiella oxytoca105113
Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. ozaenae103331
Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. pneumoniae103412
Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. rhinoscleromatis10451
Kluyvera ascorbata-K. cryocrescens1061111
Leclercia adecarboxylata104411
Moellerella wisconsensis871
Morganella morganii10631
Pantoea agglomerans711311
Pantoea dispersa11
Proteus mirabilis1082
Proteus penneri102611
Proteus vulgaris1082
Providencia alcalifaciens77
Providencia rettgeri8314
Providencia rustigianii22
Providencia stuartii144811
Rahnella aquatilis22
Salmonella enterica subsp. arizonae10271
Salmonella group14113
Salmonella group, lactose positive33
Salmonella serotype Paratyphi A211
Serratia fonticola102323
Serratia liquefaciens group106211
Serratia marcescens102521
Serratia odorifera10532
Serratia plymuthica1032113
Serratia rubidaea105311
Shigella group (three species)63111
Shigella sonnei4121
Yersinia enterocolitica group (four species)1811412
Yersinia pseudotuberculosis612111
    Total482212 (44.0)126 (26.1)29 (6.0)47 (9.8)34 (7.1)19 (3.9)15 (3.1)
  • a A total of 85.9% of strains were correctly identified at probability levels ranging from excellent to good.