TABLE 1

Mutation rates of RT and IN in the Poaceae using species consensus or least divergent pairs of sequences (in parentheses)

Rye/wheatRT 0.66 × 10−8Oat/rice RT 1.48 × 10−8(Wheat/maize IN 1.46 × 10−8)(Rice/millet IN 1.47 × 10−8)
IN 0.68 × 10−8IN 1.11 × 10−8
Rye/oatRT 3.00 × 10−8Oat/sorghum RT 1.34 × 10−8(Wheat/millet IN 1.13 × 10−8)(Maize/bamboo IN 1.39 × 10−8)
IN 1.85 × 10−8IN 1.42 × 10−8
Rye/riceRT 1.70 × 10−8Rice/sorghum RT 4.3 × 10−8(Oat/bamboo IN 0.94 × 10−8)(Maize/millet IN 0.90 × 10−8)
IN 1.05 × 10−8IN 1.24 × 10−8
Rye/sorghumRT 1.65 × 10−8(Rye/bamboo IN 1.15 × 10−8)(Oat/maize IN 1.15 × 10−8)(Maize/sorghum IN 1.58 × 10−8)
IN 1.45 × 10−8
Wheat/oatRT 3.13 × 10−8(Rye/maize IN 1.40 × 10−8)(Oat/millet IN 1.33 × 10−8)(Millet/bamboo IN 1.26 × 10−8)
IN 2.18 × 10−8
Wheat/riceRT 1.82 × 10−8(Rye/millet IN 1.17 × 10−8)(Rice/bamboo IN 1.00 × 10−8)(Millet/sorghum IN 1.17 × 10−8)
IN 1.27 × 10−8
Wheat/sorghumRT 1.75 × 10−8(Wheat/bamboo IN 1.25 × 10−8)(Rice/maize IN 1.53 × 10−8)
IN 1.49 × 10−8