Table 3.

Identity matrix based on pairwise comparisons ofsodAint fragments of enterococcal type strains

Strain no.Speciesa% Identity with:
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1 E. avium 74.067.471.970.370.373.769.974.275.175.671.080.172.674.085.487.960.767.1
2 E. casseliflavus 66.470.872.672.477.972.499.583.178.577.471.573.574.076.776.766.475.6
3 E. cecorum 78.872.466.068.766.266.967.470.364.265.571.765.867.666.062.868.7
4 E. colombae 69.468.971.769.270.872.673.168.769.672.172.873.371.967.169.2
5 E. dispar 70.377.468.772.872.173.572.870.571.069.472.170.362.674.9
6 E. durans 73.181.372.476.384.980.169.672.870.571.573.362.173.7
7 E. faecalis 72.678.377.677.972.471.278.873.577.975.167.176.5
8 E. faecium 72.477.283.181.767.472.669.471.971.962.172.1
9 E. flavescens 83.178.377.272.172.874.477.276.965.874.9
10 E. gallinarum 80.878.573.376.073.577.475.166.276.7
11 E. hirae 83.671.573.373.577.476.763.575.3
12 E. mundtii 70.869.469.671.973.563.974.4
13 E. pseudoavium 70.569.281.780.462.865.3
14 E. saccharolyticus 72.475.171.062.176.7
15 E. solitarius 74.272.864.872.1
16 E. malodoratus 87.963.570.5
17 E. raffinosus 64.667.6
18 E. seriolicida 61.6
19 E. sulfureus
  • a The main characteristics of the strains are listed in Table 1.