Info • Powellomyces hirtus BR81 v1.0


[April 2018] The Powellomyces hirtus BR81 genome was sequenced with Sequel, assembled with Falcon version 1.8.8, and annotated with the JGI Annotation Pipeline. Mitochondrial genome was assembled separately and is available in the downloads section.

Summary statistics for the Powellomyces hirtus BR81 v1.0 release are below.
Genome Assembly
Genome Assembly size (Mbp) 29.43
Sequencing read coverage depth 431.14x
# of contigs 85
# of scaffolds 85
# of scaffolds >= 2Kbp 84
Scaffold N50 10
Scaffold L50 (Mbp) 1.02
# of gaps 0
% of scaffold length in gaps 0.0%
Three largest Scaffolds (Mbp) 2.12, 2.03, 1.93

ESTs Data set # sequences total # mapped to genome % mapped to genome
EstClusters ESTclusters 39288 38310 97.5%
Ests est.fasta 82208141 81762955 99.5%

Gene Models FilteredModels1
length (bp) of: average median
gene 2017 1672
transcript 1702 1394
exon 358 193
intron 86 74
protein length (aa) 484 375
exons per gene 4.76 4
# of gene models 9359


Tim James, University of Michigan, USA

Joseph Spatafora, Oregon State University, USA

Genome Reference(s)


The work conducted by the U.S. Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute, a DOE Office of Science User Facility, is supported by the Office of Science of the U.S. Department of Energy under Contract No. DE-AC02-05CH11231.