Table 1  Comparison of E. cymbalariae and A. gossypii genomes
E. cymbalariaeA. gossypii
Chromosomes87
Genome size without rDNA9671 kb8765 kb
Genes47114726
Gene density2.05 kb/gene1.86 kb/gene
Gene coding DNA7118 kb6970 kb
Gene coding DNA73.62%79.52%
Introns232226
tRNAs143192
GC content40,3%51,8%
TY3 transposon1