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Table 3 Relative identity of Hematodinium clones derived from three hotspots of environmental presence

From: Temporal distribution of genetically homogenous ‘free-living’ Hematodinium sp. in a Delmarva coastal ecosystem

  Identical sequence Percentage
Sinnickson   
p/w April 2010 13/16 81%
Sed August 2010 3/3 100%
Sed November 2010 25/27 93%
Tom's Cove   
p/w June 2010 12/14 86%
Sed August 2010 16/20 80%
Sed November 2010 25/36 69%
Newport Bay   
p/w June 2011 5/5 100%
Sed June 2010 10/12 83%
Total 109/131 83%
  1. Clone libraries were generated from Hematodinium-specific ITS1/5.8 S rRNA primers used in our initial detection assays, with locations and dates of analysis. Identical sequences were present in 83% of the clones in the libraries. p/w: plankton-water samples; Sed: sediment samples.