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Data -> Locusta migratoria

Organism Locusta migratoria
Lineage ;
Resource [Genomic]  
Data source NCBI
Publication Wang, X. et al. The locust genome provides insight into swarm formation and long-distance flight. Nature communications 5, 2957, doi:10.1038/ncomms3957 (2014).  [PDF]
Organism strain
Genomic Size 5,734 Mb
GC content 40.68%
Number of scaffolds 1,397,492
Scaffold N50 9,586
Number of contigs
Contig N50 9,587
Gene Set
BioSample SAMN02261463
Submitter institute of zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Assembly level Contig
GenBank assembly accession GCA_000516895.1
RefSeq assembly accession n/a
WGS Project AVCP01
Assembly method SOAPdenovo v. 1.05
Sequencing technology Illumina HiSeq