TABLE 2.

Phylogenetic distribution of 34,753 oral clones

PhylumNo. of taxa (%)% of taxa that represent:No. of clones (%)% of clones that represent:
Named speciesUnnamed isolatesUncultivated phylotypesNamed speciesUnnamed isolatesUncultivated Phylotypes
Firmicutes494 (41.9)20.68.770.623,354 (67.212)78.77.314.1
Proteobacteria237 (20.1)33.33.063.73,909 (11.250)72.73.823.6
Bacteroidetes153 (13.0)19.016.364.72,571 (7.403)58.624.117.3
Actinobacteria133 (11.3)35.314.350.42,641 (7.572)55.720.324.0
Spirochaetes73 (6.2)9.62.787.7577 (1.671)33.84.361.9
Fusobacteria42 (3.6)23.87.169.01,356 (3.893)76.64.019.4
Synergistetes18 (1.5)11.10.088.9209 (0.605)12.40.087.6
TM715 (1.2)0.00.0100.085 (0.244)0.00.0100.0
Tenericutes4 (0.3)75.00.025.010 (0.028)90.00.010.0
Deinococcus3 (0.2)0.00.0100.013 (0.037)0.00.0100.0
SR11 (0.1)0.00.0100.07 (0.020)0.00.0100.0
Chloroflexi1 (0.1)0.00.0100.01 (0.003)0.00.0100.0
Acidobacteria1 (0.1)0.00.0100.01 (0.003)0.00.0100.0
Cyanobacteria1 (0.1)0.00.0100.01 (0.003)0.00.0100.0
Plant chloroplast4 (0.3)100.00.00.019 (0.054)100.00.00.00
Total1,179 (100)24.08.467.734,753 (100.000)73.38.817.8