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Table 3 Comparison of the mitochondrial genome features of S. destruens to other eukaryotes

From: The complete mitochondrial genome of a parasite at the animal-fungal boundary

TaxonSize (kbp)Coding portion (%)No. of tRNAsGenes coding forUGA (Trp)Reference
rRNAsRespiratory chain subunitsRibosomal proteinsOtherNo. of ORFsNo. of introns
Sphaerothecum destruens (Dermocystida)23.996.422rrnl; rrnsatp6, 8, 9; cob; cox1-3; nad1-6; nad4lrps13, 14; rpl2, 16tatC; ccmF; ccmC20+This study
Amoebidium parasiticum (Icthyophonida)> 200~ 20.0≥ 25 rrnl; rrnsatp6, 8, 9; cob; cox1-3; nad1, 2, 3, 4, 4L, 5, 6rps3, 4, 13≥ 24≥ 21 (I); ≥ 2 (II)+[37]
Ministeria vibrans (Filasterea)55.980.024rrnl; rrnsatp6,8, 9; cob; cox1-3; nad1-6; nad4lrps4, 12, 13, 14, 19; rpl2, 14, 16, 6, 19_ 0+[39]
Capsaspora owczarzaki (Filasterea)196.928.626rrnl; rrnsatp6, 9; cob; cox1-3; nad1-6; nad4lrps19, 14, 12; rpl2, 14, 16ccmF; ccmC521+[39]
Monosiga brevicollis (Choanoflagellatea)76.646.925rrnl; rrnsatp6, 8, 9; cob; cox1-3; nad1-6; nad4lrps3, 4, 8, 12–14, 19; rpl2, 5, 14, 16mttB (tatC)24 (I)+[37]
Oscarella carmela (Demospongiae; Metazoa)20.32~93.727rrnl; rrnsatp6; cob; cox1-3; nad1-6; nad4l tatC 0 [29]
Reclinomonas americana (Jakobida)65–10088.0–93.025–30rrnl; rrns; rrn5atp1, 3, 6, 8, 9; cob; cox1-3; nad1-4, 4L, nad5-11; sdh2-4rps1-4, 7, 8, 10–14, 19; rpl1, 2, 5, 6, 10, 11, 14, 16, 18–20, 27, 31, 32, 34, 35cox11, 15; tufa; tat A, C; ccmA, B, C, F; mttB; rnpB; rpoA, D; secY; rnpB; ssrA; dpo2–221(II)_[40]