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Physeter catodon

Taxonomy ID: 9755 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid9755)
current name
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Genbank common name: sperm whale
NCBI BLAST name: whales & dolphins
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Physeter macrocephalus
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; Artiodactyla; Whippomorpha; Cetacea; Odontoceti; Physeteridae; Physeter
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Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 93,863
Protein 52,185
Structure 323
Genome 1
Popset 85
PubMed Central 604
Gene 34,167
SRA Experiments 173
Protein Clusters 2
Identical Protein Groups 42,179
Bio Project 10
Bio Sample 147
Assembly 4
Taxonomy 1

Genome Information

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Physeter catodon taxonomy/phylogenetic Animal Diversity Web
4 records from this provider taxonomy/phylogenetic AnimalBase
2 records from this provider taxonomy/phylogenetic Arctos Specimen Database
3 records from this provider supplemental materials Dryad Digital Repository
GOLD: Go0038745 organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758 taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Physeter catodon Linnaeus 1758 taxonomy/phylogenetic Mammal Species of the World
Physeter macrocephalus taxonomy/phylogenetic Mammals of Texas
2 records from this provider taxonomy/phylogenetic Ocean Biogeographic Information System
2 records from this provider taxonomy/phylogenetic Plazi
Physeter catodon taxonomy/phylogenetic TreeBase
WebScipio: Physeter catodon organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
2 records from this provider taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
diArk: Physeter catodon organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
Wikipedia taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
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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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