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Table 2 Spearman’s ρ rank correlation coefficients across phylostrata calculated for the means of the respective distributions (compare Figures 2 and 3 )

From: Phylogenetic patterns of emergence of new genes support a model of frequent de novoevolution

  Mouse Human Stickleback Zebrafish
gene length - 0.88 - 0.90 - 0.82 - 0.93
ORF length - 0.98 - 0.96 - 0.98 - 0.97
domain number - 0.94 - 0.91 - 0.72 - 0.90
exon number - 0.93 - 0.96 - 0.94 - 0.94
  1. All are significant at p < 0.01.