Table 2

Estimates of variance components of genome size.

Taxonomic level

Estimated variance component

% of total variance


Major clade

0.175

67

Species

0.066

25

Clones

0.019

7

Residual

0.003

1


Taxonomic level refers to the major clades and species designations displayed in Figure 1

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

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