Table 3.

Matrices of overall similarities in ITS and D1-D2 regions of 28S rDNA for C. laurentii strains belonging to phylogenetic group I

SpeciesStrain% Similaritya
JCM 9066CBS 2174CBS 8648CBS 318CBS 942CBS 8645G60
C. laurentii JCM 9066T (CBS 139) 98.6 98.6 80.175.375.374.0
C. laurentii CBS 2174 99.8 100 80.876.076.074.7
C. laurentii CBS 8648 99.8 100 81.575.775.774.7
C. laurentii CBS 31897.597.597.591.291.290.2
C. laurentii CBS 94296.396.596.598.6 100 99.0
C. laurentii CBS 864596.396.796.798.8 99.1 99.0
C. nodaensis G6096.396.796.398.4 99.8 98.9
  • a Data above the diagonal refer to the overall similarities of the ITS sequences, and data below the diagonal refer to the overall similarities of the D1 and D2 regions of 28S rDNA. Boldface indicates strains with approximately 99% or more similarity in both 28S rDNA and ITS sequences.