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Pseudonovibos spiralis

Taxonomy ID: 77135 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid77135)
Scientific name: Pseudonovibos spiralis
Inherited blast name: even-toed ungulates
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Deuterostomia; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata; Teleostomi; Euteleostomi; Sarcopterygii; Dipnotetrapodomorpha; Tetrapoda; Amniota; Mammalia; Theria; Eutheria; Boreoeutheria; Laurasiatheria; Cetartiodactyla; Ruminantia; Pecora; Bovidae; Bovinae; Pseudonovibos
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Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 5
Protein 2
Popset 1
Identical Protein Groups 2
Taxonomy 1

Comments and References:

doubtful species
The existence of this species is doubtful. Please see attached references.

Reference to PubMed documentOlson & Hassanin 2003.
Contamination and chimerism are perpetuating the legend of the snake-eating cow with twisted horns (Pseudonovibos spiralis). A case study of the pitfalls of ancient DNA.

Reference to PubMed documentThomas & Seveau, Hassanin 2001. The enigmatic new Indochinese bovid, Pseudonovibos spiralis: an extraordinary forgery.

Reference to PubMed documentKuznetsov GV et al. 2002.
Mitochondrial 12S rDNA sequence relationships suggest that the enigmatic bovid "Linh Duong" Pseudonovibos spiralis is closely related to buffalo.

Reference to PubMed documentHammer SE, Suchentrunk F, Tiedemann R, Hartl GB, Feiler A 1999.
Mitochondrial DNA sequence relationships of the newly described enigmatic Vietnamese bovid, Pseudonovibos spiralis.

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