MamGypsy2-I (DF0001304)

Conserved repeat present in placental mammals and marsupials.


Observed in laurasiatherian and boreoeutherian genomes, but no copies in platypus.

Synonyms: X2_LR


  1. Distinct groups of repetitive families preserved in mammals correspond to different periods of regulatory innovations in vertebrates.
    Jurka J, Bao W, Kojima KK, Kohany O, Yurka MG;
    Biol Direct 2012;7:36-36. Pubmed


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type Retrotransposon Article
Class LTR Article
Superfamily Gypsy Article

Hit Statistics

The model is 4166 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 418.8. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 425 485 307 337
Homo sapiens 1800 2581 1465 1932

External Database Links

  • Repbase : X2_LR [Requires Repbase registration]