Caenorhabditis briggsae is a hermaphroditic species closely related to C. elegans (i.e., a fellow member of the Elegans group).
It has the following Web sources of information:
1. A general C. briggsae research page.
6. A subsequent article in PLoS Biology describing chromosomal orientation and synteny of the C. briggsae genomic sequence, and the current CB3 genome assembly.
7. A WormBook methods chapter.
10. A genome page at WU-GSC.
Sex Determination: androdioecious
Haploid No. chromosomes: 6 (5 autosomes, XO)