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Table 1 Main features of each phylogenetic dataset

From: Evolutionary relationships among salivarius streptococci as inferred from multilocus phylogenies based on 16S rRNA-encoding, recA, secA, and secY gene sequences

   Full Dataset Salivarius Subsetc
Name Length Variablea Informativeb Variablea Informativeb
secA 2484 1261 1169 266 222
secY 1287 735 686 135 98
recA 798 309 289 102 96
16S 1374 169 141 14 8
Alld 5943 2474 2285 517 424
  1. a Number of variable characters
  2. b Number of phylogenetically informative characters
  3. c Values observed between the 14 S. salivarius, S. thermophilus, and S. vestibularis taxa
  4. d Dataset containing the 16S rRNA-encoding, recA, secA, and secY concatenated gene sequences