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Table 9 Maternal specification of embryonic posterior

From: Unscrambling butterfly oogenesis

apontic (apt) N mago nashi (mago) Y
nanos; nanos-like (LOC100125608) (nos-like) Y tsunagi/y14 (tsu/y14) Y
nanos-M (nos-M) Y ranshi; similar to zinc finger protein 195; CG9793 (ranshi) Y
nanos-P (nos-P) N glorund (glo; p67) N
nanos-O (nos-O) Y smaug (smg) Y
shavenbaby; ovo (ovo) Y twin; CCR4 (part of CCR4-Not complex) (twin; CCR4) N
armitage (armi) Y not1 (part of CCR4-Not complex) (Not1) Y
arrest (also known as bruno) (aret/bru) Y not2 (part of CCR4-Not complex); Regena (Not2; Rga) Y
lasp (lasp) Y not3 (part of CCR4-Not complex); l(2)nc136 (Not3) Y
oskar (osk) N chromatin assembly factor 1 (part of CCR4-Not complex); similar to CG4236 (caf1) Y
poly(a)-binding protein (pAbp) Y Pop2; similar to CG5684; CCR4-Not transcription complex subunit 7 (Pop2) Y
Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4AIII (eIF4AIII) Y hiiragi (Poly A Polymerase) (hrg; PAP) Y
barentsz; eIF4aIII binding protein; weak localizer (wkl; btz) Y rabenosyn-5; rabenosyn (rbsn-5) Y
syntaxin 1a (syx1a) Y ypsilon schachtel (Bombyx mori Y-box protein) (yps; ybp) Y
moesin-like; dmoesin (ezrin, radixin, moesin gene) (moe; ERM1) Y ubiquitin specific protease 9; fat facets (faf) Y
Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4e transporter similar to cup (cup; fs(2)cup; fs(1)cup) Y hephaestus; polypyrimidine tract-binding protein; heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoprotein I (heph; ptb; hnrnp I) Y
Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 2α (eIF2alpha) Y synaptotagmin (syt 1; syt) Y
miranda (mira) N synaptotagmin; similar to Drosophila melanogaster extended synaptotagmin 2 (esyt2) Y
  1. Genes identified mainly from the Drosophila melanogaster literature involved in posterior pole specification. Presence (Y) or absence (N) of orthologous transcripts in the Pararge aegeria transcriptome is indicated.