Table 2.

Dice coefficients of similarity of ribotypes ofSalmonella strains of serotypes Salinatis, Sandiego, and Duisburg

SerotypeRibotypeStrainDice coefficienta
N624718KCNS4.866.8611.86
SalinatisPIN62471.00
SandiegoPII18K0.711.00
SandiegoPIIICNS4.86b 0.860.751.00
DuisburgPIV6.86c 0.710.620.881.00
DuisburgPV11.860.610.530.800.801.00
SalinatisSIN62471.00
SandiegoSII18K0.881.00
SandiegoSIIICNS4.86b 0.830.881.00
DuisburgSIV6.86c 0.750.800.721.00
DuisburgSV11.860.520.500.520.521.00
  • a Values were derived after digestion with PvuII (top) or SmaI (bottom).

  • b Includes data for Sandiego strains CNS1.87 and CNS3.86.

  • c Includes data for 12 other Duisburg strains of ribotype PIV (Table 1).