Table 1

Genome sizes of 33 clones representing 12 different species of the Brachionus plicatilis species complex.

Haploid genome size (Mbp)

Cryptic species*

Clone

Mean

s.e.m

Replicates


B. plicatilis s.s.

S.1

AUBUS001

111.7

3.2

4

AUPEA006

116.7

1.7

4

JPNAG062

114.5

1.5

4

L1

128.8

3.0

5

Tokyo1

123.0

1.8

4

MEAN

118.9

B. manjavacas

S.2

HOY2

122.5

1.7

4

HOY3

127.1

2.4

4

MANL5

124.7

2.4

5

ONT5

125.0

2.9

4

ONT6

122.2

1.8

4

SAL4

124.7

1.6

4

SAL5

123.9

3.7

4

Russia

113.1

2.5

4

MEAN

122.9

B. 'Nevada'

S.3

Littlefishpond2

109.1

1.7

4

B. 'Austria'

S.4

Bogoria1

217.6

6.6

6

MNCHU008

407.0

7.4

7

MNCHU024

340.0

2.4

6

Nakuru1

221.5

1.7

4

Nakuru2

216.6

4.1

4

OHJ1

229.5

4.1

4

OHJ4

256.3

9.6

4

MEAN

269.8

S.6

Mortlock5

87.7

0.6

4

S.7

AUYEN020

95.1

2.5

4

Kordaclaypan56

100.4

0.8

4

MEAN

97.7

S.8

Warrionlake37

83.5

1.9

4

B. 'Almenara'

S.9

ALM7C29

84.6

1.6

4

Indianrocks1

75.1

1.6

5

Lostlake1

71.4

1.4

4

MEAN

77.0

B. 'Tiscar'

SM28

82.4

2.6

4

B. ibericus

S.10

SM5

99.1

3.3

5

B.rotundiformis

S.11

Adriatic2

55.1

0.3

4

HONSS

58.7

1.7

4

MEAN

56.9

S.12

Hawaii

58.8

0.4

4


* according to Suatoni et al. (2006) and Gomez et al. (2002)

Stelzer et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:90   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-90

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