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Table 2 General characteristics of four snake mitochondrial genomes

From: Evolution of the mitochondrial genome in snakes: Gene rearrangements and phylogenetic relationships

Taxa Genome Length (bp) G + C nucleotide content (%)
  Total Protein coding rRNAs tRNAs Control region Total Protein coding rRNAs tRNAs Control region
Ramphotyphlops braminus 16397 11286 2366 1456 1278 42.9 42.8 46.9 41.1 39.3
Deinagkistrodon acutus 17548 11287 2384 1430 2410 42.1 43.0 41.2 42.2 38.7
Naja naja 17213 11241 2426 1435 2057 41.7 41.7 42.5 43.5 39.8
Enhydris plumbea 17397 11261 2398 1416 2238 40.6 40.2 42.1 42.9 39.1