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Table 10 Ovarian nuage and piRNA pathway

From: Unscrambling butterfly oogenesis

capsuléen; Arginine n-methyltransferase 5 (csul; prmt5) Y tejas; similar to tudor domain containing 5 (tej; TDRD5) Y
valois (vls) N vreteno; similar to CG4771 (vret) N
aubergine (related to eIF2c; a piwi protein) (aub) Y similar to tudor domain containing CG9925 and CG9684 (TDRD1) Y
ATP-dependent helicase; cap; belle (cap; bel) Y similar to CG8920; similar to tudor domain containing 7 (TDRD7) Y
cutoff (cuff) N homeless; fs(3); spindle E; similar to tudor domain containing 9 (hls; spnE; TDRD9) Y
squash (squ) N CG14303; similar to tudor domain containing 4 (TDRD4) N
piwi-like protein; argonaute 3 (AGO3; siwi) Y tudor-SN (tudor-SN) Y
zucchini (zuc) N Brother of Yb; CG11133 (BoYb) N
tudor; similar to tudor domain containing 6 (tud) Y Sister of Yb; CG31755 (SoYb) N
krimper (mtc; krimp) N   
  1. Ovarian nuage and piRNA pathway genes identified mainly from the Drosophila melanogaster literature. Presence (Y) or absence (N) of orthologous transcripts in the Pararge aegeria transcriptome is indicated.