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Table 5 Comparison of the official gene set of A. cerana and A. mellifera

From: Uncovering the novel characteristics of Asian honey bee, Apis cerana, by whole genome sequencing

  A. ceranaOGSv1.0 (2014) A. melliferaOGSv1.0 (2006) A. melliferaOGSv3.2 (2014)
Number of genes 10,651 10,157 15,314
Total bases (bp) 15,655,993 16,484,776 19,342,383
Minimum length (bp) 33 24 75
Maximum length (bp) 37,824 53,649 70,263
Average length (bp) 1,469 1,623 1,263
Median length (bp) 1,071 1,197 840
(A + T)s (%) 61.88 60.41 60.42
(G + C)s (%) 38.12 39.43 39.47
Ns (%) 0.00 0.16 0.10