Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 The population Log 10 (copy number/μg DNA) of methanogens and Methanobacteriales in the different large intestines of finishing pigs

From: Diversity and community of methanogens in the large intestine of finishing pigs

  Caecum Ascending colon Transverse colon Descending colon Rectum
Total Methanogens 7.81 ± 0.51 8.32 ± 0.33 8.22 ± 0.31 8.22 ± 0.21 7.75 ± 0.61
Methanobacteriales 5.83 ± 0.24 5.67 ± 0.17 5.86 ± 0.24 5.94 ± 0.31 6.30 ± 0.27