Table 1

Taxonomic distribution of the "best-hits" for the 13,333 post-assembly Bombus terrestris EST sequences (BLASTX, cutoff = 1e-05).

Taxonomic classification

Number of assembled ESTs


Apis spp.

6,296

Nasonia vitripennis

886

Existing Bombus terrestris sequences

8

Other Bombus spp.

49

Other Hymenoptera

21

Diptera

179

Coleoptera

110

Other Insecta

146

Other

149

No hits

5,489


Relevant groupings have been performed, but original counts on an individual taxon identifier level can be found as an additional file (Additional file 2).

Sadd et al. BMC Genomics 2010 11:110   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-110

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