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Brachypodium distachyon

Taxonomy ID: 15368 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid15368)
current name
Brachypodium distachyon (L.) P.Beauv., 1812
Genbank common name: stiff brome
NCBI BLAST name: monocots
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Plastid genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
common name(s) annual false brome, false brome, purple false brome
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; Liliopsida; Petrosaviidae; commelinids; Poales; Poaceae; BOP clade; Pooideae; Stipodae; Brachypodieae; Brachypodium
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 542,232
Protein 101,443
Structure 4
Genome 1
Popset 139
GEO Datasets 795
PubMed Central 5,211
Gene 36,559
SRA Experiments 7,598
Protein Clusters 16,065
Identical Protein Groups 54,932
BioProject 3,165
BioSample 7,626
Assembly 8
Taxonomy 1

Comments and References:

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TROPICOS (Nov 12, 2012)
Name verified on 12 November 2012 in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:
African Plant Database (Nov 10, 2012)
Name accessed on 10 November 2012 in: African Flowering Plants Database (version 3.1). Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de la Villle de Geneve and South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria, retrieved from
Catalan P et al. 2012
Catalan P, Mueller J, Hasterok R, Jenkins G, Mur LAJ, Langdon T, Betekhtin T, Siwinska D, Pimentel M and Lopez-Alvarez D. 2012. Evolution and taxonomic split of the model grass Brachypodium distachyon. Annals of Botany (2012) 109(2): 385-405. doi: 10.1093/aob/mcr294 First published online: January 1, 2012
Flora of China - Poaceae
Chen S-L et al. 2006. Poaceae (R. Brown) Barnhart. In Wu, Z. Y., P. H. Raven & D. Y. Hong, eds. Flora of China. Vol. 22 (Poaceae). Science Press, Beijing, and Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. Online at Flora of China:

Genome Information

Go to NCBI genomic BLAST page for Brachypodium distachyon
Genome view: 6 chromosomes
Names 1 2 3 4 5 Pltd

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Brachypodium distachyon taxonomy/phylogenetic PLANTS Database (USDA/NRCS)
Brachypodium distachyon ((L.) P.Beauv.) herbarium/museum collections PlantaeDB, University of Bucharest
Brachypodium distachyon taxonomy/phylogenetic Plants of the World Online
Brachypodium distachyon taxonomy/phylogenetic The International Plant Names Index
Brachypodium distachyon taxonomy/phylogenetic TreeBase
Brachypodium distachyon (L.) P. Beauv. taxonomy/phylogenetic USDA-ARS GRIN Taxonomy
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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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