Genome size (largest reliable protozoan genome)

Value 100 pgm Range: Table - link pgm
Organism Dinoflagellate Gonyaulax polyedra
Reference B. J. Shuter, J. E. Thomas, W. D. Taylor and A. M. Zimmerman, Phenotypic Correlates of Genomic DNA Content in Unicellular Eukaryotes and Other Cells, The American Naturalist, Vol. 122, No. 1 (Jul., 1983), pp. 26-44 Stable URL: link pp.30-31 table 2 middle column, 9th entry from top
Primary Source Holm-Hansen O. Algae: amounts of DNA and organic carbon in single cells. Science. 1969 Jan 3 163(3862):87-8.PubMed ID5812598
Comments Organism is synonymous with "Lingulodinium polyedrum"
Entered by Uri M
ID 110492