Table 1

Honey bee castes and tissue samples in PeptideAtlas

Tissue

Caste

Developmental Stage

Number of RAW files


Whole

Indeterminate

egg

6


Hemolymph

Worker

larval instars 1-5

468


Solid tissue

Worker

larval instars 1-5

132


Brain

all

adult

85


Crop (foregut)

all

adult

16


Eye

all

adult

9


Galea

all

adult

13


Hemolymph

all

adult

122


Intestine

all

adult

21


Leg (front)

all

adult

39


Leg (mid)

all

adult

39


Leg (rear)

all

adult

34


Mandibular gland

all

adult

12


Mouth part

all

adult

1


Muscle

all

adult

11


Ocellus

all

adult

4


Rectum (hindgut)

all

adult

29


Salivary gland (post-cerebral)

all

adult

4


Salivary gland (thoracic)

all

adult

22


Ventriculus (midgut)

all

adult

36


Mucus gland

Drone

adult

33


Testis

Drone

adult

33


Spermatheca

Queen

adult

33


Abdomen

Worker

adult

82


Antenna

Worker

adult

7


Fat body

Worker

adult

1


Ovary

Worker

adult

1


Salivary Gland

Worker

adult

1


Thorax

Worker

adult

6


Wing

Worker, Drone

adult

16


Poison sac

Worker, Queen

adult

8


Sternite

Worker, Queen

adult

12


Tergite

Worker, Queen

adult

6


Pollen

-

-

3


Chan et al. BMC Genomics 2011 12:290   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-12-290

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