amorphic allele - molecular evidence
A 13-bp deletion (TGCCCTGGGACCT) resulting in a frameshift. The deletion coordinates were determined from the reported junction sequences.
Deletion of 13bp within exon 2 (part of the CDS) of EMC4.
FlyBase_internaltransgene_features:cell lethal:cell lethal | adult stage | somatic clone
size defective | adult stage | somatic clone
visible | adult stage | somatic clone
eye | somatic clone
retina | somatic clone
EMC41 whole-eye clones completely lack retinal cells, leading to a small eye.