Results

Click a row for more details

Property Organism Value Units ID Details
Chromosome number (2n) Adder's Tongue Fern 1440 unitless 100478 Leitch IJ, Soltis DE...
Chromosome number (2n) Cat Felis silvestris catus 38 unitless 100361 http://www.genomesiz...
Length of circular chromosome Bacteria Escherichia coli 1.5 mm 107010 Skoko et al., Mechanism...
Compaction of circular chromosome Bacteria Escherichia coli >1,000 Fold 109248 Wang X, Possoz C, Sherratt...
Variation in chromosome size Grass spp. among species >30: within species 2 to 3 fold 108218 Zhang H, Dawe RK. Total...
Chromosome number (2n) Chimpanzee Pan troglodytes 48 Unitless 100323 Young WJ, Merz T, Fe...
Chromosome number (n) Nematode Caenorhabditis elegans 6 unitless 100294 Stein LD et al., The...
Chromosome number (2n) Rat Rattus norvegicus 42 unitless 100412 http://www.genomesiz...
Chromosome number (2n) Guinea Pig Cavia porcellus 64 unitless 100375 Semba U, Umeda Y, Shibuya Y...
Initiation of sex chromosome evolution Birds >130 Ma (million years ago) 112865 Yazdi HP, Ellegren H....
Chromosome number (2n) Gorilla Gorilla species 48 unitless 100371 De Grouchy J. Chromosome...
Speed of high mobility chromosome regions Eukaryotes 0.1 - 0.5 µm/sec 114006 Vuković LD, Jevtić P...
Chromosome number (2n) Thale cress Arabidopsis thaliana 10 unitless 100474 Armstrong SJ, Jones GH....
Diameter of condensed chromosome Bacteria Escherichia coli 17 µm 100029 http://redpoll.pharm...
Mutation rate for the Y chromosome Human Homo sapiens 3E-08 (8.9E-09 to 7E-08) Mutations/site/generation 105920 Xue et al., Human Y ...
Diameter of relaxed circular chromosome Bacteria Escherichia coli 490 µm 100028 http://redpoll.pharm...
Number of chromosome copies Cyanobacteria Synechocystis PCC 6803 ~12: Synechococcus PCC 7942 ~5-7 copies/cell 112483 Yu J et al., Synechococcus...
Chromosome number (2n) Human Homo sapiens 46 unitless 100426 Animal Genome Size Database...
Fraction of Non-Coding Chromosome Bacteria Rickettsia prowazekii 24 % 105947 Andersson, Siv G. E....
Nuclear volumes, DNA content per cell, interphase chromosome volumes, and DNA content per chromosome of 30 species of higher plants Plants Table - link N/A 107800 Baetcke KP, Sparrow AH...