Skip to main content

Table 2 Nucleotide composition in coding and noncoding regions of ciliate mitochondrial genomes

From: The mitochondrial genome sequence of the ciliate Paramecium caudatum reveals a shift in nucleotide composition and codon usage within the genus Paramecium

  Protein-coding genes noncoding DNA rRNA genes
  T. p. P. c. P. t. T. p. P. c. P. t. T. p. P. c. P. t.
G 10.3 12.1 19.5 6.2 8.0 18.7 13.8 19.0 21.2
A 41.1 35.5 24.8 40.8 35.7 24.3 35.3 35.6 33.0
T 38.7 42.8 32.0 46.3 49.0 36.1 35.7 32.3 30.3
C 9.9 9.6 23.7 6.7 7.3 20.9 15.2 13.1 15.5
G+C 20.2 21.7 43.2 12.9 15.3 39.6 29.0 32.1 36.7
  1. T. p. Tetrahymena pyriformis [GenBank:NC000862], P. c. Paramecium caudatum [GenBank:FN424190], P. t. Paramecium tetraurelia [GenBank:NC001324], values are given in percent.