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Table 2 Nematode species killed by Chryseobacterium nematophagum

From: The golden death bacillus Chryseobacterium nematophagum is a novel matrix digesting pathogen of nematodes

Nematode species (host) Killing Stages killed % L1 killed in 24 h (number counted)*
Caenorhabditis elegans (free-living) + All stages 100% (0/193)
Caenorhabditis briggsae (free-living) + All stages Not determined
Globodera pallida (potato) J2 and J3 None Not determined
Haemonchus contortus ISE and IRE strains (sheep and goats) + L1, L2 and L3 100% (IRE 0/215)
Trichostrongylus vitrinus (sheep and goats) + L1, L2 and L3 100% (0/56)
Teladorsagia circumcincta (sheep and goats) + L1, L2 and L3 100% (0/201)
Cyathastomin sp. (horses) + L1, L2 and L3 100% (0/143)
Ostertagia ostertagi (cattle) + L1, L2 and L3 100% (0/158)
Parastrongyloides trichosura (opossum) + All free-living stages Not determined
Cooperia curtecei (sheep and goats) + L1, L2 and L3 100% (0/47)
Cooperia oncophera (cattle) + L1, L2 and L3 100% (0/54)
Nippostrongylus brasiliensis (rats and mice) + L1, L2 and L3 100% (0/314)
Ancylostoma caninum (dogs, wolves and foxes) + L1, L2 and L3 100% (0/44)
  1. *A 24-h survival rate relates to the number of freshly hatched L1s larvae added to NGM plates seeded with Chryseobacterium nematophagum that have survived after a 24-h culture period (number surviving 24 h/number of L1 added)