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Table 2 Number and percentage of OTUs and the sequences distributed in those OTUs that are either shared by different continental groups or unique to a single continental group

From: Comparative analysis of the human saliva microbiome from different climate zones: Alaska, Germany, and Africa

   OTUs Sequences in those OTUs
   Number Percentage (%) Number Percentage (%)
Shared OTUs Alaskan-German 12 0.22 450 0.66
Alaskan-African 9 0.16 285 0.42
German-African 12 0.21 136 0.20
3 Groups 56 1.00 14211 20.92
Unique OTUs Alaskan 13 0.23 481 0.71
German 92 1.65 121 0.18
African 118 2.1 6285 9.25