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Table 1 Examples indicating use of the proposed systematic Brassica gene nomenclature system.

From: Standardized gene nomenclature for the Brassica genus

Example Description Comment
BraA.IND.a Locus 'a' paraloque of the IND gene in the A genome species Brassica rapa -
BnaC.IND.b Locus 'b' paraloque of the IND gene on the C genome of B. napus -
BjuX.IND.a Locus 'a' paraloque of the IND gene in B. juncea. Genome unknown Provisional name until more assigned to specific genome
BraA.IND.a1 Allele 1 at locus a of the IND gene on the A genome of B. rapa -
BniB.IND.b Locus 'b' paraloque of the IND gene on the B genome of B. nigra Does not necessarily refer to homeologous locus of BnaC.IND.b
braA.ind.a-1 Mutant allele of BraA.IND.a Mutant annotation in accordance with system used in Arabidopsis [11]
BinC.IND.a Locus 'a' paralogue of the IND gene in the C genome species B. insularis -
BolC.SP11.a-64 Allele number 64 of locus 'a' of the SP11 gene of B. oleracea Notice that the family member number is included in the gene name category