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Table 1 Genome features of model apicomplexa

From: The genome of Eimeria falciformis - reduction and specialization in a single host apicomplexan parasite

  Genome size # genes Median cds exons/gene Median gene-length Median transcript-length Median intron length
Cryptosporidium hominis 8,743,570 3,956 1 1,034 1,044 54
Cryptosporidium parvum 9,102,324 3,886 1 1,280 1,302 61
Eimeria falciformis 43,683,212 5,879 6 3,300 1,584 183
Eimeria tenella 51,807,230 9,262 3 1,593 1,032 222
Neospora caninum 61,040,345 7,227 5 3,544 1,656 433
Babesia bovis 8,179,706 3,781 2 1,296 1,143 36
Theilieria annulata 8,358,425 3,845 3 1,406 1,227 48
Plasmodium berghei 18,560,668 5,127 2 1,572 1,014 106
Plasmodium falciparum 23,332,831 5,772 2 1,620 1,360 141
Toxoplasma gondii 63,005,196 8,155 4 3,594 1,464 477