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Table 1 Identification of selenoprotein genes in eukaryotic model organisms

From: Evolutionary dynamics of eukaryotic selenoproteomes: large selenoproteomes may associate with aquatic life and small with terrestrial life

   Loose pattern Default pattern  
Organism name Genome, thousands of bp Primary sequence criteria Energy criteria Primary sequence criteria Energy criteria Number of selenoproteins
O. lucimarinus 13,393 31,132 7,541 2,120 464 29
O. tauri 16,414 30,381 7,379 1,934 401 26
T. pseudonana 32,577 81,040 8,977 3,129 675 16
D. discoideum 34,564 37,435 7,11 2,128 37 5
D. pseudoobscura 138,581 181,793 20,702 6,303 1,010 3
C. merolae 16,381 27,578 5,987 651 149 0