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Table 5 Transposable elements in Caenorhabditis elegans

From: The role of transposable elements in the evolution of non-mammalian vertebrates and invertebrates

TE Total Intronic TEs in introns within RefSeq TEs in introns of non-RefSeq Exons within RefSeq alignments* Exons in non-RefSeq alignments
SINE 524 243 (46%) 230 13 0 0
LINE 428 103 (24%) 90 13 0 0
LTR 606 137 (22%) 126 11 0 0
DNA 32,977 17,724 (53%) 17,175 549 4 0
Total 34,535 18,207 (53%) 17,621 586 4 0
  1. *Number of exons for which their ESTs are found within annotated RefSeq genes.
  2. Number of exons for which their ESTs are not found within annotated RefSeq genes.