Data

Phylogenetic Tree of Electric Fishes

Transcriptome Assemblies:

Species Description Version Citation Information Download Link
Gymnotiformes        
Sternopygus macrurus Trinity-assembled Electric Organ and Muscle Transcriptome (FASTA) 0.1 Gallant et al. (2014) Genomic basis for the convergent evolution of electric organs. Science 344(6191) 1522-1525. sterno_trinity_0.1.fa.gz
Eigenmannia virescens Trinity-assembled Electric Organ and Skeletal Muscle Transcriptome (FASTA format) 0.1 Gallant et al. (2014) Genomic basis for the convergent evolution of electric organs. Science 344(6191) 1522-1525. eigen-trinity.fasta.gz
Electrophorus electricus Trinity Assembled Transcriptome of Skeletal Muscle, Heart, Kidney, Brain, Spinal Cord, Hunter’s, Sach’s and Main Electric Organs (FASTA format) 06162012 Gallant et al. (2014) Genomic basis for the convergent evolution of electric organs. Science 344(6191) 1522-1525. Trinity8tissues06162012.fasta.gz
Brachyhypopomus gauderio Trinity-assembled Transcriptome of Brain, Electric Organ, Heart and Muscle 0.1 Citation forthcoming! Bgauderio.fasta.gz
Gymnotus omarorum (Richer des Fosges et al 2009) Trinity-assembled Transcriptome of Brain, Muscle, Spinal Cord, and Electric Organ 0.1 Citation: Eastman G., Zakon H., Silva AC, Sotelo Silveira JR. (Unpublished Work), Citation forthocoming! Gomarorum.fasta.gz
Gymnotus omarorum (Richer des Fosges et al 2009) Trinity-assembled Transcriptome of Brain, Muscle, Spinal Cord, and Electric Organ; E90 Filtered 0.1 Citation: Eastman G., Zakon H., Silva AC, Sotelo Silveira JR. (Unpublished Work) Citation forthocoming! Gomarorum.fasta.gz
Mormyriformes        
Brienomyrus brachyistius Trinity-assembled Electric Organ and Muscle Transcriptome (FASTA) 0.1 Gallant et al. (2014) Genomic basis for the convergent evolution of electric organs. Science 344(6191) 1522-1525. mormyrid_eo_sm_pe_assembly.fasta.gz
Campylomormyrus compressirostrus Velvet/Oases Skeletal Muscle Transcriptome (FASTA) 0.1 Lamanna et al. (2014) Mol Ecol Resour. (6):1222-30. Transcripts_MU.fa.gz
Campylomormyrus compressirostrus Velvet/Oases Electric Organ Transcriptome (FASTA) 0.1 Lamanna et al. (2014) Mol Ecol Resour. (6):1222-30. Transcripts_EO.fa.gz
Siluriformes        
Malapterurus electricus Trinity-assembled Electric Organ and Muscle Transcriptome (FASTA) 0.1 Gallant et al. (2014) Genomic basis for the convergent evolution of electric organs. Science 344(6191) 1522-1525. malapterus_trinity.fasta.gz

Genome Assemblies:

Species Description Version Citation Information Download Link
Gymnotiformes        
Electrophorus electricus E. electricus scaffolds (FASTA Format) 1.0 Gallant et al. (2014) Genomic basis for the convergent evolution of electric organs. Science 344(6191) 1522-1525.
Traeger et al. (2015). Unique patterns of transcript and miRNA expression in the South American strong voltage electric eel (Electrophorus electricus). BMC genomics, 16(1), 243.
SOAPdenovo-genome.fa.gz
Electrophorus electricus E. electricus scaffolds (FASTA Format) 2.0 Traeger et al. (2017) A tail of two voltages: Proteomic comparison of the three electric organs of the electric eel. Science Advances 3(7) e1700523.
SSPACEgenomeLLT_454_10212014.fasta.gz
Electrophorus electricus E. electricus Gene Annotations (GFF3 Format) 1.0 Gallant et al. (2014) Genomic basis for the convergent evolution of electric organs. Science 344(6191) 1522-1525.
Traeger et al. (2015). Unique patterns of transcript and miRNA expression in the South American strong voltage electric eel (Electrophorus electricus). BMC genomics, 16(1), 243.
Ee_soap_1.4.gff3.gz