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Ovis aries

Taxonomy ID: 9940 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid9940)
current name
Ovis aries Linnaeus, 1758
homotypic synonym:
Ovis ammon aries
Ovis orientalis aries
Genbank common name: sheep
NCBI BLAST name: even-toed ungulates
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Ovis ovis
common name(s) domestic sheep, lambs, wild sheep
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; Ruminantia; Pecora; Bovidae; Caprinae; Ovis
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 908,532 902,169
Protein 101,426 101,336
Structure 206 206
Genome 1 1
Popset 524 521
GEO Datasets 5,297 5,297
PubMed Central 4,145 4,011
Gene 56,585 56,585
SRA Experiments 12,736 12,695
Protein Clusters 10 10
Identical Protein Groups 66,580 66,551
BioProject 774 769
BioSample 16,637 16,627
Assembly 50 49
PubChem BioAssay 1,913 1,913
Taxonomy 3 1

Genome Information

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Genome view: 28 chromosomes
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External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

LinkOut Subject LinkOut Provider
Ovis aries taxonomy/phylogenetic Animal Diversity Web
Ovis aries taxonomy taxonomy/phylogenetic Arctos Specimen Database
DNA barcoding : Ovis aries taxonomy/phylogenetic Barcodes of Life
4 records from this provider supplemental materials Dryad Digital Repository
3 records from this provider organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
Show Biotic Interactions taxonomy/phylogenetic Global Biotic Interactions
Related Immune Epitope Information gene/protein/disease-specific Immune Epitope Database and Analysis Resource
Ovis aries Linnaeus, 1758 taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Ovis aries taxonomy/phylogenetic Lifemap
Ovis aries Linnaeus 1758 taxonomy/phylogenetic Mammal Species of the World
OMA taxonomy/phylogenetic OMA Browser: Orthologous MAtrix
Ovis aries taxonomy/phylogenetic TreeBase
WebScipio: Ovis aries organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
2 records from this provider organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
Wikipedia taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
Breeds of Livestock (Oklahoma State) taxdemo
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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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