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Table 2 Comparison of taxonomic profile estimations.

From: Accurate and fast estimation of taxonomic profiles from metagenomic shotgun sequences

Genus True (%) MetaPhyler (%) PhymmBL (%) MEGAN (%) WebCARMA (%)
Bifidobacterium 50.0 50.0 34.3 32.8 34.3
Bacteroides 20.0 20.4 32.1 34.3 33.8
Staphylococcus 10.0 10.2 9.4 9.1 8.9
Enterococcus 10.0 10.1 9.0 7.3 10.4
Clostridium 10.0 9.4 11.8 12.1 12.6
Other 0.0 0.0 3.6 4.4 0.1