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Opuntia ficus-indica

Taxonomy ID: 371859 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid371859)
current name
Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill.
Cactus ficus-indica L., 1753
homotypic synonym:
Opuntia vulgaris Mill., non auct.
Opuntia sp. AP
Opuntia sp. ASB
Opuntia sp. B
Opuntia sp. T
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)
Other names:
common name(s) Indian-fig
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; Caryophyllales; Cactineae; Cactaceae; Opuntioideae; Opuntia
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 224
Protein 101
Popset 26
SRA Experiments 9
Identical Protein Groups 44
BioProject 9
BioSample 9
Taxonomy 1

Comments and References:

image:Opuntia ficus-indica
TROPICOS (Nov 02, 2011)
Name verified on 2 November 2011 in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:
Leuenberger BE 1993
Leuenberger BE. 1993. Interpretation and typification of Cactus opuntia L., Opuntia vulgaris Mill., and O. humifusa (Rafin.) Rafin. (Cactaceae). Taxon 42(2): 419-429.
FNA - Opuntia
Pinkava DJ. Opuntia Miller. 2004. In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (Eds.) Flora of North America North of Mexico, Vol. 4: Magnoliophyta: Caryophyllidae, Part 1. New York and Oxford. On-line version.

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Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) P. Mill. taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
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Opuntia ficus-indica ((L.) Mill.) herbarium/museum collections PlantaeDB, University of Bucharest
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WebScipio: Opuntia ficus-indica organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
diArk: Opuntia ficus-indica organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
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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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