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Taxonomy ID: 9996 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid9996)
Scientific name: Spermophilus F. Cuvier, 1825
Genbank common name: old world ground squirrels
NCBI BLAST® name: rodents
Rank: genus
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Deuterostomia; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata; Teleostomi; Euteleostomi; Sarcopterygii; Dipnotetrapodomorpha; Tetrapoda; Amniota; Mammalia; Theria; Eutheria; Boreoeutheria; Euarchontoglires; Glires; Rodentia; Sciuromorpha; Sciuridae; Xerinae; Marmotini
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Nucleotide 1
Protein -
Genome -
Popset 13
PubMed Central 682
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Comments and References:

Helgen et al. 2009. Generic Revision in the Holarctic Ground Squirrel Genus Spermophilus.
Kristofer M. Helgen, F. Russell Cole, Lauren E. Helgen, and Don E. Wilson (2009). Generic Revision in the Holarctic Ground Squirrel Genus Spermophilus. Journal of Mammalogy 90(2):270-305. 2009

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Spermophilus taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
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Spermophilus F. Cuvier, 1825 taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
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Spermophilus F. Cuvier 1825 taxonomy/phylogenetic Mammal Species of the World
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