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Table 1 Sex-biased contigs in three populations of L. salmonis

From: Sex-biased gene expression and sequence conservation in Atlantic and Pacific salmon lice (Lepeophtheirus salmonis)

L. salmonis populations Unique contigs passing QC filter Proportion sex-biased (%) Male-biased contigs Female-biased contigs Proportion (%) of orphans
Male-biased Female-biased Unbiased
Atlantic (BMA-2a) 11859 34.7 1955 2157 45.1 37.1 33.1
Atlantic (BMA-2b) 8527 40.0 1729 1682 48.9 32.8 32.4
Pacific 14923 42.7 3068 3303 51.8 28.3 34.0
Consensus 7889 N/A 368 461 50.7 20.1 N/A
  1. Orphans are contigs without annotation (BLASTx; eā€‰<ā€‰10-10). The numbers listed in this table are representative of unique contigs (i.e. duplicate probes removed). Only unique contigs were considered for each category