Table 2

Properties of strains within 49 STs defined by alleles of six gene fragments

STStrains, nReference strainMLEE assignmentContinentsYears of isolationSerogroupAllele numbers
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111B40Subgroups I, IIAF, AS, AU, EU, NA63-77A, C111133
21Z4024Subgroup VIEU85A111433
32Z4081Subgroups V, VIIAS79A12311133
411Z2491Subgroups IV-1, IV-2AF, AS, NA37-90A124333
510Z3524Subgroups III, VIIIAF, AS, EU, SA63-88A123231
61Z3906Subgroup IIIAS62A1232111
71Z5826Subgroup IIIAS92A1232191
86BZ 10A4 clusterAF, AS, EU67-92B, C258723
91BZ 163A4 clusterEU79B258823
101B6116/77A4 clusterEU77B2158423
1110L93/4286ET-37 complexAF, EU, NA, SA64-93B, C248463
121NG 3/88OtherEU88B41182203
131NG 6/88OtherEU88B411815110
141NG F26OtherEU88B41181511
151NG E31OtherEU88B131131693
161DK 24OtherEU40B151989159
1713906OtherAS77B812111343
182EG 328OtherEU85-89B71101028
191EG 327OtherEU85B7181028
2011000OtherEU88B61101028
211B534OtherEU41A11621175
221A22OtherEU86W-13511241118215
23171/94OtherEU94Y1091118175
241860060OtherEU86X22015255
251NG G40OtherEU88B61362145
261NG E28OtherEU88B610122145
271NG H41OtherEU88B3187625
281890326OtherEU89Z13185624
291860800OtherEU86Y21816687
301NG 4/88OtherEU88B6211685
311E32OtherEU88Z14836185
32844/76ET-5 complexEU, SA76-87B, C4365810
331204/92ET-5 complexNA92B8365810
341BZ 83ET-5 complexEU84B8355810
351SWZ107OtherEU86B4106111210
362NG H38OtherEU86-88B122154167
371DK 353OtherEU62B12211315102
381BZ 232OtherEU64B12171315102
391E26OtherEU88X571417164
401400Lineage 3EU91B3229996
416BZ 198Lineage 3EU, SA86-96B369996
42191/40Lineage 3AS91B1069996
431NG H15OtherEU88B1269996
441NG E30OtherEU88B969996
45150/94Lineage 3EU94B3699156
46188/03415Lineage 3EU88B363996
471NG H36OtherEU88B969926
481BZ 147OtherEU63B9591496
491297-0OtherSA87B21431276
  • AF, Africa; AS, Asia including India; AU, Australia and New Zealand; EU, Europe including Iceland and Russia; NA, North America; SA, South America.