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Table 4 Numbers of micronucleate and amicronucleate species of Tetrahymena

From: Abandoning sex: multiple origins of asexuality in the ciliate Tetrahymena

  Micronucleate only Amicronucleate only Mixed ND Total
Named species/strainsa 22 6 13 1 42
Putative new speciesb 13 10 6 29
Total 35 16 19 1 71
  1. aIncludes strain NI/SU/RA/CO, data from Lynn and Doerder [31].
  2. bThis study and Doerder (unpublished).