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Table 2 The proportion of C. elegans genes, with a C. briggsae orthologue, in each transcription factor gene family.

From: Insight into transcription factor gene duplication from Caenorhabditis elegans Promoterome-driven expression patterns

Transcription factor family Number of C. elegans genes Number of C. elegans genes with C. briggsae orthologues Percentage of C. elegans genes with C. briggsae orthologues
HD – NK 18 18 100
HD – HOX 14 14 100
HMG box 13 13 100
HD – LIM 7 7 100
HD – SIX 4 4 100
ZF – FLYWCH 4 4 100
WH – TDP 3 3 100
ZF – THAP 3 3 100
HD – PRD 12 11 92
ZF – C2H2 – 3 fingers 34 31 91
ZF – C2H2 – 5 fingers 11 10 91
CBF 9 8 89
ZF – DHHC 15 13 87
MH1 7 6 86
ZF – CCCH 7 6 86
bHLH 37 31 84
ZF – BED 6 5 83
ZF – C2H2 – 4 fingers 16 13 81
bZip 31 25 81
WH – Fork Head 15 12 80
WH – ETS 10 8 80
COLD BOX 5 4 80
HD – TALE 5 4 80
ZF – C2H2 – 7 fingers 5 4 80
ZF – DM 9 7 78
MADF 8 6 75
AP-2 4 3 75
HD – POU 4 3 75
ZF – C2H2 – 1 finger 80 59 74
ZF – C2H2 – 2 fingers 33 24 73
MYB 7 5 71
ZF – GATA 10 7 70
AT Hook 13 9 69
ZF – C2H2 – 6 fingers 13 9 69
ZF – NHR 272 150 55
WH 4 2 50
T-box 21 10 48
HD – CUT 7 3 43
HD 12 4 33