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Benincasa hispida

Taxonomy ID: 102211 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid102211)
current name
Benincasa hispida (Thunb.) Cogn., 1881
Lagenaria siceraria var. hispida (Thunb.) H.Hara, 1948
Cucurbita hispida Thunb., 1783
Genbank common name: wax gourd
NCBI 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:
heterotypic synonym
Benincasa cerifera Savi
heterotypic synonym
Benincasa pruriens (Parkinson) Wilde & Duyfjes
common name(s) ash gourd, winter melon
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; rosids; fabids; Cucurbitales; Cucurbitaceae; Benincaseae; Benincasa
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 42,460 42,454
Protein 33,380 33,374
Genome 1 1
Popset 33 33
PubMed Central 286 286
Gene 26,198 26,198
SRA Experiments 248 236
Identical Protein Groups 27,467 27,465
BioProject 24 21
BioSample 256 244
Assembly 3 3
Taxonomy 2 1

Comments and References:

TROPICOS (Dec 16, 2011)
Name verified on 16 December 2011 in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:
Flora of China - Cucurbitaceae
Anmin Lu & Charles Jeffrey. Cucurbitaceae. Wu, Z. Y., P. H. Raven & D. Y. Hong, eds. 2011. Flora of China. Vol. 19 (Cucurbitaceae through Valerianaceae, with Annonaceae and Berberidaceae). Science Press, Beijing, and Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. Online version.

Genome Information

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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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