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Table 8 EST resources of selected aquaculture species (with >10,000 ESTs)

From: Aquaculture genomics, genetics and breeding in the United States: current status, challenges, and priorities for future research

Species Number of ESTs
Danio rerio (zebrafish) 1,488,275
Ciona intestinalis 1,205,674
Xenopus laevis (African clawed frog) 677,911
Oryzias latipes (Japanese medaka) 666,891
Salmo salar (Atlantic salmon) 498,245
Ictalurus punctatus (channel catfish) 354,516
Oncorhynchus mykiss (rainbow trout) 287,564
Morone saxatilis (striped bass) 230,151
Crassostrea gigas 206,388
Litopenaeus vannamei 161,248
Ictalurus furcatus 139,475
Oreochromis niloticus (Nile tilapia) 120,991
Petromyzon marinus (sea lamprey) 120,731
Sparus aurata 79,216
  1. Zebrafish is included as a reference