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Loxodonta africana

Taxonomy ID: 9785 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid9785)
current name
Loxodonta africana
homotypic synonym:
Loxodonta africana africana
Genbank common name: African savanna elephant
NCBI BLAST name: placentals
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
common name(s) African bush elephant, African savannah elephant
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Deuterostomia; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata; Teleostomi; Euteleostomi; Sarcopterygii; Dipnotetrapodomorpha; Tetrapoda; Amniota; Mammalia; Theria; Eutheria; Afrotheria; Proboscidea; Elephantidae; Loxodonta
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 52,792 52,790
Protein 43,931 43,929
Genome 1 1
Popset 111 111
GEO Datasets 23 23
PubMed Central 1,241 1,241
Gene 32,122 32,122
SRA Experiments 1,374 1,374
Protein Clusters 13 13
Identical Protein Groups 35,238 35,237
Bio Project 13 13
Bio Sample 67 67
Bio Systems 489 489
Assembly 1 1
Taxonomy 2 1

Comments and References:

Roca et al. Science (2001). Genetic evidence for two species of elephant in Africa.

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