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Genome Size Green algae Chlamydomonas reinhardtii 1.21e+8 (Table - link) Base pairs 100338 Merchant et al The C...
Average number of helical flagellar filaments Bacteria Escherichia coli 4 Flagella 109340 Berg HC. The rotary motor...
Bacterial speed through fluid medium bacteria ≤25 μm/sec 109847 Elston TC, Oster G. Protein...
Diameter of flagellum Eukaryotes 200 nm 104823 Neidhardt et al Physiology...
Number of serovars Bacteria Salmonella enterica >2,000 N/A 107502 Topley and Wilson's ...
Cost to cell of flagellar synthesis bacteria ~2% Table - link % of biosynthetic energy expenditure 109765 Neidhardt F.C. Escherichia...
Dimensions of pear-shaped trophozoite Protozoa Giardia lamblia length 12-15µm: width 5-9µm µm 117077 Adam RD. Biology of Giardia...
Geometry, energetics, and dynamics of flagellation and motility bacteria Table - link N/A 101468 Neidhardt F.C. Escherichia...
Geometry, energetics, and dynamics of flagellation and motility bacteria Table - link N/A 101467 Neidhardt F.C. Escherichia...
Peclet number for hydrodynamic flow of metabolites outside Volvox carteri Volvox carteri 100-300 unitless 100665 Solari CA, Ganguly S...
Amino acid composition of hook protein and flagellin Bacteria Escherichia coli Table - link amino acid residue/molecule 110095 Tetsuo Iino (1985). Structure...
Cost to cell of flagellar operation bacteria ~0.1% Table - link % of total energy expenditure under growth conditions 109764 Neidhardt F.C. Escherichia...
Swimming speed of cell Bacteria Escherichia coli 25 µm/sec 101793 Neidhardt F.C. Escherichia...
Statistics for various motors Various Table - link N/A 108084 Yorimitsu T, Homma M....
"Efficiency" of sperm movement Cow Bos Taurus ~22 % 110794 Rikmenspoel, Measurements...
Permeability (Lp) values (m/s/Pa) for various micro-algae Algae Table - link m×s^-1×Pa^-1 112729 John A Raven. The energetics...
Speed of intraflagellar transport Chlamydomonas spp. 2.0 from base to tip: 3.5 from tip to base μm/sec 108071 Scholey JM. Intraflagellar...
Cell size Bacteria Candidatus Ovobacter propellens 4 - 5 µm 111232 Fenchel T, Thar R. "...
Torque output/motor at high load bacteria ~3e-18 Table - link Nхm 109763 Neidhardt F.C. Escherichia...
Cell diameter Algae Pavlova lutheri 4-6 µm 112816 Barbara GM, Mitchell...