Table 1 Genome sizes, 454 pyrosequencing, and repetitive element clustering
SpeciesSexual SystemPicograms/Nucleus (Mean ± SD)1C ValueRaw ReadsFiltered ReadsClustered Reads (%)
A. officinalisDioecious2.74 ± 0.0441.3729,67726,52554.4%
A. maritimusDioecious7.87 ± 0.204a1.3149,61645,03653.7%
A. aphyllusDioecious2.49 ± 0.0071.2547,32242,80858.9%
A. stipularisDioecious2.17 ± 0.0051.0930,40527,91156.4%
A. falcatusHermaphrodite2.11 ± 0.0071.0626,83624,30460.4%
A. virgatusHermaphrodite1.66 ± 0.0550.8345,04341,05345.0%
A. pyrimidalisHermaphrodite1.44 ± 0.037a0.7256,19751,29353.8%
A. asparagoidesHermaphrodite4.80 ± 0.0622.4041,95237,43559.2%
Sum247,755224,804
Average41,29337,467
  • a Data from Štajner et al. (2002).