APPENDIX

Number of nucleotides analyzed in each region of D. simulans according to functional categories

Nucleotides (excluding gaps)Location in the D. melanogaster scaffold AE003772 (release 2.5)
RegionFlankingIntronsCoding
A63117067
B57337826
C38719245865
D60453255708, 58041
E32821664469
F50066458
G8355940268356
H55575503
I47282741
J589105127
Total38402225810