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Published online 2009 July 17. doi: 10.1093/jhered/esp056

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Approximate fraction of the genome occupied by introns in selected extant eukaryotic taxa and in a hypothetical pre-LECA eukaryote. For each taxon, the genome with the highest intron content (as in Figure 2) was chosen. The data are from the National Center for Biotechnology Information genome division ( (This figure appears in color in the online version of Journal of Heredity.)

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