Table 5

Characteristics of each gene and combined dataset

Locus

Aligned length (range)

GC (%)

Mean sequence divergence (range)(%)

Variable sites (%)

Informative sites (%)


SDBE

2337(420-2272)

34.7

4.2 (0-11.6)

155 (6.6)

101 (4.3)

Os125

1112(400-1021)

38.6

7.1 (0-20.6)

256 (23.0)

164 (14.7)

combined

3449(1112-3290)

36.8

5.6 (0-15.7)

389 (11.3)

249 (7.2)


Sequence divergence was estimated using the Jukes-Cantor distance

Wang et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2009 9:250   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-9-250

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