Results

Click a row for more details

Property Organism Value Units ID Details
Intrapatient nucleotide sequence diversity HIV >=10 % 102375 Wain-Hobson S. Viral...
Genetic diversity of polymorphic locus Bacteria Escherichia coli 0.06-0.89 unitless 102545 Hartl DL, Dykhuizen DE....
Increase in genetic diversity compared to eukaryotes Bacteria Escherichia coli 4-5 fold 102546 Hartl DL, Dykhuizen DE....
Diversity of bacteria in Barrett’s oesophagus Human Homo sapiens Firmicutes 55%: Proteobacteria 20%: Bacteroidetes 14%: Fusobacteria 9%: Actinobacteria 2% % 112310 Rubio CA. The Natural...
Fraction of genetic diversity explained by geographical differentiation Bacteria Escherichia coli 2 % 102553 Hartl DL, Dykhuizen DE....
Calculation of species diversity in non contaminated soil Biosphere 8.3e+6 species/gram 100552 Jason Gans, Murray Wolinsky...
Calculation of species diversity in low metal contaminated soil Biosphere 6400 species/gram 100553 Jason Gans, Murray Wolinsky...
Calculation of species diversity in high metal contaminated soil Biosphere 790 species/gram 100554 Jason Gans, Murray Wolinsky...
Fraction of extant vascular plant diversity that are seed plants Plants ~96 % 110280 Dr. Ilia J. Leitch, Prof....
Summary of comparative diversity among animal taxa at various levels Coral Table - link N/A 114520 Blackall LL, Wilson B...
Loss of evolutionary history across mammalian orders (Expected contribution to phylogenetic diversity (PD)) Biosphere Table - link N/A 117256 Davis M, Faurby S, Svenning...
Fraction of diversity in GMLs (Genome-wide Methylation Levels-a measure of the percentage of all cytosines that are methylated) that is accounted for by variation in genome size Plants ~14 % of diversity in GMLs 113096 Vidalis A, Živković D...
Number of genes with high homology that are conserved among all strains (the core genome) Bacteria Escherichia coli 2000 genes 116917 Tenaillon O, Skurnik D...
Proportion of B2 strains in hosts Bacteria Escherichia coli wild animals 30%: farm animals 14%: zoo animals 11 % 116918 Tenaillon O, Skurnik D...
Proportion of A strains in hosts Bacteria Escherichia coli wild animals 14%: farm animals 27%: zoo animals 26 % 116919 Tenaillon O, Skurnik D...
Time it would take the ~5,400 current mammal species to evolve enough new history to restore net phylogenetic diversity (PD) to preanthropogenic levels Biosphere ~500,000 years 117257 Davis M, Faurby S, Svenning...
Number of bacterial species-level and genus-level operational taxonomic units (OTUs) in human and worm & phylotype number in termite Metazoa animals species-level OTUs in human ~1,000: genus-level OTUs in worm 832: phylotypes in termite hindgut 216 OTUs/phylotypes per individual 113942 Shapira M. Gut Microbiotas...
Time period over which birds and butterflies have evolved Metazoa animals birds ~160: butterflies >140 million years ago 117177 Frentiu FD, Briscoe AD....
Number of described species of beetles (Coleoptera, the most species-rich group of organisms on Earth) Insect ~360,000 described species 113121 Bouchard P et al., F...
Number of extant species Crustacea >52,000 species 117178 Thomas W. Cronin & Megan...