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Table 1 Characteristics of cryptophyte mitochondrial genomes analyzed in this study

From: Comparative mitochondrial genomics of cryptophyte algae: gene shuffling and dynamic mobile genetic elements

General characteristics Proteomonas sulcata
CCMP705
Teleaulax amphioxeia
HACCP CR01
Storeatula species
CCMP1868
Rhodomonas salina
CCMP1319
Cryptomonas curvata
FBCC300012D
Hemiselmis andersenii
CCMP644
Chroomonas placoidea
CCAP978/8
Plastid color red red red red brown green green
Genome size (bp) 37,009 43,442 54,527 43,375 37,438 40,898 44,384
(with Repeats) (48,238) (unknown) (unknown)) (48,063) (39,464) (60,553) (46,700)
G + C (%) 31.2 32.8 29.0 29.8 25.81 30.0 29.4
repeat region not inverted inverted inverted inverted not inverted not inverted not inverted
present present present present present present present
(1.1Kb)    (4.7Kb) (2.03Kb) (19.7Kb) (2.3 Kb)
Total gene (include RNAs) 69 73 73 71 71 74 79
Gene direction (+/−) 69/0 42/31 40/33 51/20 29/42 74/0 79/0
No. of protein-coding genes 42 45 43 42 42 44 50
Unknown ORFs 1 4 2 1 1 3 6
tRNAs 25 26 28 27 27 28 27
introns   group II group II group II    
Genes with intron (no. of intron within gene)   cox1(2) cox1(3)/cob(1) cox1(3)    cox1*(2)
gene fission        cox1 (exon1-IEP-maturase)/cox1 (exon2)
GenBank accession MG680945 MG680944 MG680943 NC_002572 MG680942 NC_010637 MG680941