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Felis catus

Taxonomy ID: 9685 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid9685)
Scientific name: Felis catus Linnaeus, 1758
homotypic synonym: Felis silvestris catus
includes: Korat cats
Genbank common name: domestic cat
Inherited blast name: carnivores
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
synonym: Felis domesticus
common name: cat
common name: cats
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; Carnivora; Feliformia; Felidae; Felinae; Felis
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 91,116
Protein 57,708
Structure 15
Genome 1
Popset 186
GEO Datasets 127
PubMed Central 2,092
Gene 46,020
SRA Experiments 717
Protein Clusters 12
Identical Protein Groups 45,251
Bio Project 56
Bio Sample 654
Bio Systems 495
Assembly 5
Clone DB 239,767
Probe 2,877
PubChem BioAssay 1,108
Taxonomy 1

Comments and References:

Reference to PubMed documentThe domestic cat: perspective on the nature and diversity of cats.

Reference to PubMed documentReference

Reference to PubMed documentFelis silvestris evolution

Genome Information

See the NCBI Genome homepage
Go to NCBI genomic BLAST page for Felis catus
Genome view: 20 chromosomes
Names A1 A2 A3 B1 B2 B3 B4 C1 C2 D1 D2 D3 D4 E1 E2 E3 F1 F2 X Y
   Trace records (raw single-pass reads of DNA sequence)   
Sequencing Center Name
Record counts per type
ABC - Agencourt Bioscience Corporation
- - - - 11,256,582 11,256,582
BCCAGSC - British Columbia Cancer Agency Genome Sciences Centre
5,424 - - - - 5,424
NISC - NIH Intramural Sequencing Center
- - - 1,206,710 - 1,206,710
UOKNOR - University of Oklahoma Norman Campus, Advanced Center for Genome Technology
- - - 2,692 - 2,692
WUGSC - Washington University, Genome Sequencing Center
410,134 892 3,905 522,365 306,751 1,244,047
Totals per type
415,558 892 3,905 1,731,767 11,563,333 13,715,455

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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2 records from this provider taxonomy/phylogenetic AnimalBase
2 records from this provider taxonomy/phylogenetic Arctos Specimen Database
DNA barcoding : Felis catus taxonomy/phylogenetic Barcodes of Life
Felis domesticus taxonomy/phylogenetic CalPhotos
2 records from this provider supplemental materials Dryad Digital Repository
Felis silvestris Schreber 1777 taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
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2 records from this provider taxonomy/phylogenetic TreeBase
UCSCgb sequence screening/similarity/alignment UCSC Genome Browser
WebScipio: Felis catus organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
diArk: Felis catus organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
Wikipedia taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
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