Table 1

Comparison of major features of magnoliid plastid genomes

Calycanthus

Drimys

Piper


Size (bp)

153,337

160,604

160,624

LSC length (bp)

86,948

88,685

87,668

SSC length (bp)

19,799

18,621

18,878

IR length (bp)

23,295

26,649

27,039

Number of genes

133 (115)

131 (113)

130 (113)

Number of gene duplicated in IR

18

18

17

Number of genes with introns (with 2 introns)

18 (3)

18 (3)

18 (3)


Cai et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2006 6:77   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-6-77

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