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Table 2 Similarity matrix constructed using the 16s rRNA DNA sequences from pathogenic Leptospira species.

From: Identification of pathogenic Leptospira species by conventional or real-time PCR and sequencing of the DNA gyrase subunit B encoding gene

Leptospira species Details Similarity Matrix (%)
L. weilii sv. Celledoni strain Celledoni 100        
L. alexanderi sv. Manzhaung strain A23 99.0 100       
L. borgpetersenii sv. Ballum strain Mus 127 99.6 99.3 100      
L. santarosai sv. Shermani strain 1342K 99.1 98.6 99.2 100     
L. genomospecies 1 sv. Pingchang strain 80–412 98.9 98.7 99.0 98.6 100    
L. interrogans sv. Australis strain Ballico 99.1 98.9 99.3 98.8 99.1 100   
L. kirschneri sv. Cynopteri strain 3522C 99.2 99.0 99.4 98.9 99.2 99.9 100  
L. noguchii sv. Panama strain CZ 214K 99.2 98.8 99.3 99.1 99.1 99.4 99.5 100