Table 5.

P. carinii f. sp. hominis ITS1 sequence typesa

ITS1 sequence typeNucleotide(s) at position(s):
21674–75111–113
A2 CTc TTA
A3 b TATTA
B1 TTAGTTA
B2 TAAGTTA
B3 CTAGTTA
CTTAG
  • a Sequence in reference15 was used as a standard for comparison with new sequences.

  • b New sequence type identified in this study.

  • c —, nucleotide absent at this position.