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Table 2 Phylogenetic relationships of representative model eukaryotes

From: Haploinsufficiency and the sex chromosomes from yeasts to humans

Kingdom Phylum Species P value of increased HI orthologue retention
Chromalveolata   Giardia lamblia 0.2
   Leishmania major 0.1
   Thalassiosira pseudonana 0.1
   Cryptosporidium hominus 0.8
   Plasmodium falciparum 0.2
Planta   Oryza sativa 0.05
   Arabidopsis thaliana 0.02
Amoebazoa   Dictyostelium discoideum 0.2
Fungi   Schizosaccharomyces pombe 0.01
   Ashyba gossypii 0.003
   Saccharomyces cerevisiae  
Animalia Nematodes Caenorhabditis elegans 0.05
   Caenorhabditis briggsae 0.05
  Insects Drosophila melanogaster 0.05
   Anopheles gambiae 0.01
  Fish Takifugu rubripes 0.01
   Tetraodon nigroviridis 0.04
   Danio rerio 0.01
  Birds Gallus gallus 0.2
  Mammals Mus musculus 0.01
   Rattus norvegicus 0.05
   Equus caballus 0.05
   Bos taurus 0.03
   Canis familiaris 0.04
   Homo sapiens 0.04
   Pan troglodytes 0.04
  1. The P value for Saccharomyces cerevisiae haploinsufficient (HI) genes having a greater likelihood of having an orthologue, relative to the genome average, is shown for each species.