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Spinacia oleracea

Taxonomy ID: 3562 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3562)
current name
Spinacia oleracea L.
Spinacea oleracea, orth. var. 1)
Genbank common name: spinach
NCBI BLAST name: eudicots
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)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; Caryophyllales; Chenopodiaceae; Chenopodioideae; Anserineae; Spinacia
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 418,489
Protein 60,745
Structure 133
Genome 1
Popset 16
Conserved Domains 1
GEO Datasets 55
PubMed Central 3,641
Gene 45,346
SRA Experiments 2,064
Protein Clusters 84
Identical Protein Groups 43,991
BioProject 53
BioSample 1,699
Assembly 5
PubChem BioAssay 253
Taxonomy 1


Comments and References:

GRIN (Aug 01, 2011)
Name accessed on 1 August 2011 in: USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland
Hernandez-Ledesma P et al. 2015, doi:10.3372/wi.45.45301
Hernandez-Ledesma P, Berendsohn WG, Borsch T, Von Mering S, Akhani H, Arias S, Castaneda-Noa I, Eggli U, Eriksson R, Flores- Olvera H, Fuentes-Bazan S, Kadereit G, Klak C, Korotkova N, Nyffeler R, Ocampo G, Ochoterena H, Oxelman B, Rabeler RK, Sanchez A, Schlumpberger BO & Uotila P. 2015. A taxonomic backbone for the global synthesis of species diversity in the angiosperm order Caryophyllales. Willdenowia, 45(3):281-383. DOI:

Genome Information

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Spinacia oleracea taxonomy/phylogenetic Plants of the World Online
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Spinacia oleracea L. 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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