Table 1

Estimates of age in years since TMRCA for T. gondii.

LineageSites (bp)MutationsAge in years since TMRCA for mutation rate
1.7 × 10−9*3.8 × 10−91.9 × 10−8
Clonal90,76421.3 × 104 6.1 × 103 1.1 × 103
Exotic20,771712.1 × 106 9.3 × 105 1.8 × 105
  • * (29).

  • (30).

  • T. gondii intron rate (13).