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Table 3 Statistics of protein-coding gene annotations of all the birds

From: Comparative genomic data of the Avian Phylogenomics Project

Species Gene number Mean gene length (kb) Mean CDS length (bp) Mean exon length (bp) Mean intron length (bp) Mean intergenic length (kb)
Acanthisitta chloris 14596 13.5 1242 158.6 1800 12
Anas platyrhynchos domestica 16521 17.8 1317 160.7 2298 42
Antrostomus carolinensis 14676 12.0 1177 164.1 1747 12
Apaloderma vittatum 13615 13.5 1247 160.8 1806 12
Aptenodytes forsteri 16070 20.9 1397 161.6 2546 56
Balearica regulorum 14173 13.8 1276 162.7 1828 11
Buceros rhinoceros 13873 13.5 1267 160.4 1767 11
Calypte anna 16000 18.5 1386 161.7 2264 47
Cariama cristata 14216 13.7 1249 161.8 1849 11
Cathartes aura 13534 10.8 1109 166.4 1716 10
Chaetura pelagica 15373 19.8 1411 161.0 2364 51
Charadrius vociferus 16860 19.1 1324 161.8 2482 52
Chlamydotis macqueenii 13582 12.9 1257 162.9 1734 10
Colius striatus 13538 12.4 1190 161.1 1754 11
Columba livia 16652 18.3 1363 161.0 2277 46
Corvus brachyrhynchos 16562 17.9 1363 161.1 2220 48
Cuculus canorus 15889 20.0 1400 160.7 2413 48
Egretta garzetta 16585 18.6 1274 160.7 2496 52
Eurypyga helias 13974 12.3 1193 163.9 1763 11
Falco peregrinus 16242 19.9 1403 160.7 2389 49
Fulmarus glacialis 14306 12.8 1230 163.0 1765 11
Gallus gallus 16516 21.1 1433 158.1 2437 48
Gavia stellata 13454 13.2 1250 162.1 1776 11
Geospiza fortis 16286 17.9 1362 160.1 2198 46
Haliaeetus albicilla 13831 14.2 1258 161.1 1903 12
Haliaeetus leucocephalus 16526 19.0 1359 160.7 2370 36
Leptosomus discolor 14831 13.9 1236 163.2 1926 14
Manacus vitellinus 15285 18.8 1392 159.7 2262 46
Meleagris gallopavo 16051 17.4 1305 158.0 2215 52
Melopsittacus undulatus 15470 19.8 1395 162.2 2415 52
Merops nubicus 13467 13.0 1224 162.1 1798 11
Mesitornis unicolor 15371 11.4 1169 163.6 1666 11
Nestor notabilis 14074 14.4 1307 160.1 1822 12
Nipponia nippon 16756 19.4 1358 161.2 2434 51
Ophisthocomus hoazin 15702 20.0 1336 162.1 2582 55
Pelecanus crispus 14813 11.9 1183 164.8 1740 11
Phaethon lepturus 14970 12.7 1220 163.9 1781 11
Phalacrocorax carbo 13479 13.5 1258 162.0 1810 11
Phoenicopterus ruber 14024 11.7 1179 165.3 1716 10
Picoides pubescens 15576 20.0 1390 161.7 2450 47
Podiceps cristatus 13913 10.4 1137 165.8 1583 8
Pterocles gutturalis 13867 12.8 1235 162.5 1757 11
Pygoscelis adeliae 15270 21.3 1392 160.3 2589 58
Struthio camelus 16178 19.5 1289 161.0 2601 54
Taeniopygia guttata 17471 21.4 1383 153.5 2493 53
Tauraco erythrolophus 15435 13.2 1200 164.0 1894 12
Tinamus guttatus 15788 14.7 1288 162.0 1934 25
Tyto alba 13613 13.8 1240 160.8 1871 12