TABLE 1.

Pairwise differences between pairs of B. canis subspecies or Babesia species that infect felines for the 18S rRNA gene (1,693 bases)

OrganismPairwise differences (%)
B. canis canisB. felisB. leoCat isolate Israel 1
B. canis vogeli 97838396
B. canis canis 828297
B. felis 9783
B. leo 83