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Table 3 Composition of the transcripts labelled as toxin, shown per scorpion species

From: Transcriptome annotation and characterization of novel toxins in six scorpion species

  A. mauritanicus B. gigas G. grandidieri H. gentili P. kraepelini N. hierichonticus
α-NaTx 25 9 8 25 2 1
β-NaTx 17 4 14 27 4 4
α-KTX 20 11 8 24 2 2
β-KTX 5 2 2 8 3 3
γ-KTX 10 7 5 19 2 2
κ-KTX 0 0 0 1 1 1
Clorotoxin 2 2 4 7 2 2
CaTx 2 3 0 7 2 0
Kunitz-type 9 11 3 15 6 1
M-theraphotoxin 3 6 4 4 1 3
Bradykinin potentiating peptide (BPP) 3 1 1 6 10 8
BmKa2-like 30 6 14 33 3 1
Phospholipase A2 (PLA2) 10 7 3 6 18 5
Other toxins 111 65 113 135 74 46
Total toxins 247 134 179 317 130 79