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Table 1 Target site characteristics of DNA transposon superfamilies

From: Genome-wide comparison of Asian and African rice reveals high recent activity of DNA transposons

TE superfamily Target site motif Target site size TIR consensus
Mariner (DTT) TA 2 CTCCCTC
Harbinger DTH) TAA/TTA 3 GG(G/C)CC
Mutator (DTM) Variable 9 GAG
CACTA (DTC) Variable 3 CACT(A/G)
hAT (DTA) Variable 8 CA