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Dioscorea alata

Taxonomy ID: 55571 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid55571)
Scientific name: Dioscorea alata L.
Inherited 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: Guyana arrowroot
common name: greater yam
common name: name-de-agua
common name: ten-months yam
common name: water yam
common name: white yam
common name: winged yam
common name: yam
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliophyta; Mesangiospermae; Liliopsida; Petrosaviidae; Dioscoreales; Dioscoreaceae; Dioscorea
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 273
Nucleotide EST 44,134
Protein 334
Genome 1
Popset 35
PubMed Central 111
SRA Experiments 7
Identical Protein Groups 190
Bio Project 7
Bio Sample 11
Assembly 2
Probe 1,702
Taxonomy 1

Comments and References:

Nota BeneMonocot Checklist (Jun 01, 2015)
Name accessed on 1 June 2015 in: World Checklist of Monocotyledons (2004). The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet.

Nota BeneFNA - Dioscoreaceae
Raz L. 2002. In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (Eds.) Flora of North America North of Mexico, Vol. 26: Magnoliophyta: Liliidae: Liliales and Orchidales. New York and Oxford. On-line version.

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

LinkOut Subject LinkOut Provider
Dioscorea alata taxonomy taxonomy/phylogenetic Arctos Specimen Database
Dioscorea alata L. taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
GOLD: Go0005683 organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
Show Biotic Interactions taxonomy/phylogenetic Global Biotic Interactions
Dioscorea alata L. taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Dioscorea alata taxonomy/phylogenetic PLANTS Database (USDA/NRCS)
Dioscorea alata taxonomy/phylogenetic The International Plant Names Index
Dioscorea alata L. taxonomy/phylogenetic USDA-ARS GRIN Taxonomy
search W3TROPICOS taxonomy/phylogenetic Vascular Tropicos
WebScipio: Dioscorea alata organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
diArk: Dioscorea alata organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
Dioscorea alata taxonomy/phylogenetic electronic Plant Information Centre
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