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Withania somnifera

Taxonomy ID: 126910 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid126910)
Scientific name: Withania somnifera (L.) Dunal
includes: Withania sp. DS-2011
Inherited blast name: eudicots
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: ashwagandha
Lineage( abbreviated )
Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliophyta; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; asterids; lamiids; Solanales; Solanaceae; Solanoideae; Physaleae; Withania
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 73,796
Nucleotide EST 741
Protein 195
Popset 30
GEO Datasets 2
PubMed Central 992
SRA Experiments 8
Identical Protein Groups 168
Bio Project 6
Bio Sample 14
Probe 16
Taxonomy 1

Comments and References:

Nota BeneIPNI (Feb 26, 2009)
Name verified on 26 February 2009, in: The International Plant Names Index (2004). Published on the Internet

Nota BeneTROPICOS (Feb 26, 2009)
Name verified on 26 February 2009 in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:

Nota BeneFlora of China - Solanaceae
Zhi-Yun Zhang, Anmin Lu & William G. D'Arcy. Solanaceae A. L. Jussieu. In Wu, Z. Y. & P. H. Raven, eds. 1994. Flora of China. Vol. 17 (Verbenaceae through Solanaceae). Science Press, Beijing, and Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. 342 pp.

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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dryaddb supplemental materials Dryad Digital Repository
Withania somnifera (L.) Dunal taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
Show Biotic Interactions taxonomy/phylogenetic Global Biotic Interactions
Withania somnifera (L.) Dunal taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Withania somnifera taxonomy/phylogenetic PLANTS Database (USDA/NRCS)
Withania somnifera taxonomy/phylogenetic The International Plant Names Index
Withania somnifera (L.) Dunal taxonomy/phylogenetic USDA-ARS GRIN Taxonomy
search W3TROPICOS taxonomy/phylogenetic Vascular Tropicos
WebScipio: Withania somnifera organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
diArk: Withania somnifera organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
Withania somnifera taxonomy/phylogenetic electronic Plant Information Centre
Wikipedia taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
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