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Table 1 Characteristics of marsupial species commonly referenced in this study

From: A transcriptome resource for the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus): insights into koala retrovirus transcription and sequence diversity

Common name Binomial name Order Time since divergence from koala (mya)1 Occurrence Genome sequence
Assembly N502 NCBI assembly ID No. Ensembl r.72 coding genes
koala Phascolarctos cinereus Diprotodontia - Australia - - - -
tammar wallaby Macropus eugenii Diprotodontia 55 Australia Meug_1.0 3 14.5 kb GCA_000004035.1 15290
Tasmanian devil Sarcophilus harrisii Dasyuromorphia 60 Australia DEVIL7.0 1.8 Mb GCA_000189315.1 18788
gray short-tailed opossum Monodelphis domestica Didelphimorphia 75 South America MonDom5 59 Mb GCF_000002295.2 21327
  1. 1According to [16, 17].
  2. 2For supercontigs/scaffolds.
  3. 3The Meug_2.0 assembly is available but at the time of writing has not been annotated by either Ensembl or NCBI.