Table 1.

Biovar, biotype, and species designations of Shewanella isolates according to various schemata

Source and schemaNo. (%) ofShewanella isolates from:
Humans (n = 31)Nonhuman sources (n = 18)
Gilardi (6)
 Biovar 15 (16)12 (67)
 Biovar 223 (74)2 (11)
 Biovar 33 (10)4 (22)
Weyant et al. (22)
 Biotype 15 (16)12 (67)
 Biotype 223 (74)2 (11)
 Ungrouped3 (10)4 (22)
Nozue et al. (15)
S. alga 24 (77)2 (11)
S. putrefaciens 7 (23)16 (89)