The genome sequence of the small phoenix, Ecliptopera silaceata (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

Boyes, Douglas ORCID:; Lewis, Owen T.. 2023 The genome sequence of the small phoenix, Ecliptopera silaceata (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775). Wellcome Open Research, 8, 209. 10, pp.

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We present a genome assembly from an individual male Ecliptopera silaceata (the Small Phoenix; Arthropoda; Insecta; Lepidoptera; Geometridae). The genome sequence is 316.5 megabases in span. Most of the assembly is scaffolded into 29 chromosomal pseudomolecules, including the assembled Z sex chromosome. The mitochondrial genome has also been assembled and is 17.5 kilobases in length. Gene annotation of this assembly on Ensembl identified 16,770 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: Ecliptopera silaceata, small phoenix, genome sequence, chromosomal, Lepidoptera
NORA Subject Terms: Ecology and Environment
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Date made live: 14 Jun 2023 15:16 +0 (UTC)

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