PMCCPMCCPMCC

Search tips
Search criteria 

Advanced

Logo of astMary Ann Liebert, Inc.Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.JournalsSearchAlerts
Astrobiology
 

Table 3.

Comparison of Bacterial Phyla Found in Lava Caves versus Those Found in Carbonate Cave Studies by Other Authors

Reference
This paper
Barton et al., 2007
Portillo et al., 2008, 2009
Chelius and Moore, 2004
Holmes et al., 2001
Macalady et al., 2008
Pašić et al., 2010
Schabereiter-Gurtner et al., 2002
Shabarova and Pernthaler, 2010
Chen et al., 2009
Porter et al., 2009
Jones et al., 2008
Location/Bacterial phylumLava CavesCarlsbad Cavern, rockAltamira CaveWind CaveNullarbor CaveFrasassi CaveSlovenia Karst CaveTito Bustillo CaveSwiss karst cave poolsMovile CaveMultiple cavesFrasassi Cave
ActinobacteriaXXXXX XXX  X
AlphaproteobacteriaXXXXX XXXXXX
BetaproteobacteriaXXXX XXXXXXX
GammaproteobacteriaXXXXXXXXXXXX
DeltaproteobacteriaX XXXXX X XX
Epsilonproteobacteria     X   XX 
AcidobacteriaX XX  XXX XX
ChloroflexiXXX   XX   X
NitrospiraeX X X   XXXX
VerrucomicrobiaX XX  X XXXX
GemmatimonadetesX X   X     
PlanctomycetesX XXX X XXXX
BacteroidetesXCFBXCFBCFB  CFBXXCFBCFB
ChlamydiaeX           
OD1/OP10X       X   
FirmicutesX X“Low GC”    XXX 
TM7X       X  X
KtedonobacteriaX           
Candidate division BD   X        
Fibrobacteres        X   
BRC1        X   
OP11        X  X
OP5        X   
OP3        X   
Spirochaetes         X  
Cyanobacteria  X         
SPAM  X        X
SR1          X 
RCP2-18           X
WS3           X

CFB, Cytophaga-Flexibacter-Bacteroides.