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Oreochromis aureus

Taxonomy ID: 47969 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid47969)
current name
Oreochromis aureus (Steindachner, 1864)
Chromis aureus Steindachner, 1864 in [Steindachner F (1864f)]
lectotype of Chromis aureus: NMW:32874, NHMW:32874, NMW:32874
homotypic synonym:
Oreochromis aurea
NCBI BLAST name: bony fishes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
common name(s) blue tilapia
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Deuterostomia; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata; Teleostomi; Euteleostomi; Actinopterygii; Actinopteri; Neopterygii; Teleostei; Osteoglossocephalai; Clupeocephala; Euteleosteomorpha; Neoteleostei; Eurypterygia; Ctenosquamata; Acanthomorphata; Euacanthomorphacea; Percomorphaceae; Ovalentaria; Cichlomorphae; Cichliformes; Cichlidae; African cichlids; Pseudocrenilabrinae; Oreochromini; Oreochromis
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 58,500
Protein 49,897
Genome 1
Popset 18
PubMed Central 179
Gene 38,437
SRA Experiments 107
Protein Clusters 13
Identical Protein Groups 42,357
Bio Project 12
Bio Sample 72
Assembly 3
Probe 2
Taxonomy 1

Comments and References:

Steindachner F (1864f)
Ichthyologische Mittheilungen. (VII.) [With subtitles I-VIII]. Verhandlungen der K.-K. zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien v. 14: 223-232, Pls. 7-8.

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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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