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Table 1 Sequencing and assembly statistics for Miscanthus sinensis and M. sacchariflorus ESTs

From: Sequencing of transcriptomes from two Miscanthus species reveals functional specificity in rhizomes, and clarifies evolutionary relationships

  M. sinensis M. sacchariflorus
  Leaf Rhizome Leaf Rhizome
Read No. 457,891 512,950 288,806 267,952
Total read length (bp) 140,496,482 155,223,677 96,218,568 89,406,409
Average read length (bp) 307 303 333 333
Contig No 12,166 13,170 8,732 8,104
Contig length (bp) 11,802,712 12,154,482 8,670,971 7,832,874
Average length of contig (bp) 970 923 993 967
Contig range (bp) 84-5,164 100-6,590 125-6,402 123-6,230
> = 1 kb 4,280 (35.2%) 4,149 (31.5%) 3,079 (35.3%) 2,782 (34.3%)
> = 200 bp 12,144 (99.8%) 13,146 (99.8%) 8,721 (99.9%) 8,095 (99.9%)
Singleton No. 89,648 112,138 66,881 63,212
Singleton length (bp) 25,195,941 31,614,461 20,040,968 19,174,280