Table 4: Partial list of CAZymes identified in the leaf-cutter ant fungus-garden metagenomes, as compared with those found in the termite hindgut and wallaby foregut

From: Metagenomic and metaproteomic insights into bacterial communities in leaf-cutter ant fungus gardens

 A. colombica topA. colombica bottomA. cephalotesWallabyTermiteKnown activity
Cellulases
 GH55222097Cellulase, mannnosidase
 GH600200Endocellulase, cellobiohydrolase
 GH9020439Endocellulase, cellobiohydrolase
 GH4400004Endoglucanase, xyloglucanase
 GH4500006Endoglucanase
 Total5 (0.26%)4 (0.24%)4 (0.63%)24 (2.3%)146 (10.1%) 
       
Hemicellulases
 GH8363013217Cellulase, xylanase, chitosanase
 GH100131892Xylanase
 GH11000018Xylanase
 GH28131131013Polygalacturonase
 GH26100819Xylanase, mannanase
 GH5314035Endogalactanase
 Total51 (2.6%)46 (2.8%)19 (2.9%)41 (3.9%)164 (11.3%) 
       
Debranching enzymes
 GH514201826Arabinofuranosidase
 GH6720006Glucuronidase
 GH7825144527Rhamnosidases
 Total31 (1.6%)16 (0.98%)6 (0.63%)70 (6.8%)39 (2.7%) 
       
Oligosaccharide degrading enzymes
 GH1256243778427Glucosidase, galactosidase, mannosidase
 GH2232283330Galactosidase, mannosidase, glucuronidase
 GH395762998108Glucosidase, xylosidase
 GH4615535317Galactosidase, glucosidase
 GH292040512Fucosidase
 GH351110106Galactosidase, glucosaminidase,
 GH3626249294Galactosidase, N-acetylgalactosaminidase
 GH3821114326Mannosidase
 GH39100311Xylosidase, iduronidase
 GH42131431734Galactosidase
 GH43393611357Arabinase, xylosidase
 GH5200003Xylosidase
 Total566 (28.9%)486 (29.6%)176 (27.6%)288 (27.9%)335 (23.1%) 
  1. The raw number of enzymes is given, as well as the percent of all CAZymes identified in individual metagenomes.