Table 1: Representation of available genome size data for angiosperms at different taxonomic levels using taxonomic circumscriptions given by Soltis et al. [2].

Taxonomic levelNumber recognisedNumber with genome size data availableRepresentation(%)

Families1
 Early diverging angiosperms8675
 Eudicots30715851
 Monocots786482
Genera2
 Early diverging angiosperms191263
 Eudicotsc. 10,4007958
 Monocotsc. 2,80053419
Species3
 Early diverging angiosperms268249.0
 Eudicots220,00036631.6
 Monocotsc. 52,00025274.9

1 Based on APG III [4]. 2 & 3 Based on Mabberley [20].