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Table 1 DNA-DNA % relatedness of Cronobacter strains (in 2 × SSC + 5% formamide at 70°C)

From: The taxonomy of Enterobacter sakazakii: proposal of a new genus Cronobacter gen. nov. and descriptions of Cronobacter sakazakii comb. nov. Cronobacter sakazakii subsp. sakazakii, comb. nov., Cronobacter sakazakii subsp. malonaticus subsp. nov., Cronobacter turicensis sp. nov., Cronobacter muytjensii sp. nov., Cronobacter dublinensis sp. nov. and Cronobacter genomospecies 1

  C. sakazakii ATCC 29544T C. sakazakii ATCC 12868 C. turicensis 3032 (LMG 23827T) C. muytjensii ATCC 51329T C. dublinensis NCTC 9844
C. sakazakii ATCC 12868 70.0 (2.4)§     
C. turicensis 3032 (LMG 23827T) 51.8 (2.8) 51.9 (2.6)    
C. muytjensii ATCC 51329T 53.3 (3.0) 42.0 (4.0) 56.0 (4.2)   
C. muytjensii CDC 3523-75 37.7 (1.8) 31.3 (6.2)   91.9 (4.9)  
C. dublinensis NCTC 9844 16.7 (7.6) 43.0 (9.8) 36.8 (2.2) 54.5 (4.7)  
C. dublinensis CDC 5960-70 37.3 (0.0) 54.8 (2.1)    77.4 (7.5)
Cronobacter genomospecies 1 NCTC 9529 55.5 (1.0) 54.4 (3.9) 55.0 (3.3) 53.1 (6.6) 45.9 (2.0)
  1. §% relatedness values are averages of duplicate measurements and standard deviations are given in parentheses (values can be reproduced in a range of about 10%).