The genome sequence of the smoky wainscot, Mythimna impura (Hubner, 1808)

Boyes, Douglas ORCID:; Gibbs, Melanie. 2022 The genome sequence of the smoky wainscot, Mythimna impura (Hubner, 1808). Wellcome Open Research, 7, 226. 11, pp.

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We present a genome assembly from an individual female Mythimna impura (smoky wainscot; Arthropoda; Insecta; Lepidoptera; Noctuidae). The genome sequence is 949 megabases in span. The majority of the assembly (98.39%) is scaffolded into 32 chromosomal pseudomolecules with the W and Z sex chromosomes assembled. The complete mitochondrial genome was also assembled and is 15.3 kilobases in length. Gene annotation of this assembly on Ensembl has identified 15,441 protein coding genes.

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UKCEH and CEH Sections/Science Areas: Biodiversity (Science Area 2017-)
ISSN: 2398-502X
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Additional Keywords: Mythimna impura, smoky wainscot, genome sequence, chromosomal, Lepidoptera
NORA Subject Terms: Ecology and Environment
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Date made live: 21 Nov 2022 11:38 +0 (UTC)

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