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    Bacterial genera most commonly present as fecal coliforms

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    This solution explains the two bacterial genera most commonly present in fecal coliforms (FC) and the two species most commonly found in fecal streptococci (FS). The usefulness of the FC:FS ratio is explained, in addition to it's significance regarding the source of fecal contamination.

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    The most common bacterial genera present as fecal coliforms are Escherichia and Enterobacter. The most common fecal ...

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    This solution explains the two bacterial genera most commonly present in fecal coliforms (FC) and the two species most commonly found in fecal streptococci (FS). The usefulness of the FC:FS ratio is explained, in addition to it's significance regarding the source of fecal contamination.

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