Table 6.

P. carinii f. sp. hominis ITS2 sequence typesa

ITS2 sequence typeNucleotide(s) at position(s):
54–566367–71122169–172176
a1 TAAc AATATG
a2 TAAAATAAG
a3 TAAAATAAA
a4 b TAAAATATA
b1 TAAAATAT—ATG
b2 TAAAATATC—ATG
c1 AA
c2 b AG
dTAAAATATATATG
  • 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.