Table 1.

The eleven habitat groups as defined following Habitat-Lite criteria before sampling (sequencing)

Habitat groupNumbers of samplesHabitat-Lite description
G01116Terrestrial*, soil
G028Extreme*, soil
G0310Terrestrial*, extreme*, soil
G0416Organism associated*
G056Freshwater*, waste water
G067Freshwater*, sediment
G072Fossil*, organism associated*
G0810Marine*, sediment
G0914Cultured*, soil, or sediment
G1020Extreme*, freshwater*, sediment
G112Extreme*, microbial mat
  • Detailed habitat descriptions are provided in Table S1.

  • *Top level terms in Habitat-Lite version 0.3 (14).

  • Second level terms.