Link to NCBI Front Page Taxonomy Logo
Entrez PubMed Nucleotide Protein Genome Structure PMC Taxonomy BioCollections
Taxonomy browser (Monkeypox virus)

Monkeypox virus 1)

Taxonomy ID: 10244 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid10244)
current name
Monkeypox virus, ICTV accepted 1)
monkey pox virus
NCBI BLAST name: viruses
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Host: human|vertebrates
Lineage( full )
Viruses; Varidnaviria; Bamfordvirae; Nucleocytoviricota; Pokkesviricetes; Chitovirales; Poxviridae; Chordopoxvirinae; Orthopoxvirus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 5,655 5,652
Protein 846,445 846,237
Structure 2 1
Genome 1 1
Popset 46 46
GEO Datasets 8 8
PubMed Central 1,017 1,017
Gene 388 372
SRA Experiments 2,577 2,577
Protein Clusters 175 -
Identical Protein Groups 33,349 33,342
BioProject 56 55
BioSample 2,954 2,954
Assembly 5,273 5,273
Genetic Testing Registry 1 1
PubChem BioAssay 66 66
Taxonomy 3 1


View and Analyze sequences in NCBI Virus
ICTV homepage

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

LinkOut Subject LinkOut Provider
Monkeypox virus taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
Show Biotic Interactions taxonomy/phylogenetic Global Biotic Interactions
Related Immune Epitope Information gene/protein/disease-specific Immune Epitope Database and Analysis Resource
2974793021: Monkeypox virus MPXV-M5312_HM12_Rivers organism-specific Integrated Microbial Genomes
Monkeypox virus taxonomy/phylogenetic International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses
2 records from this provider dna/protein sequence VirOligo Compilation Lab
Wikipedia taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
Groups interested in participating in the LinkOut program should visit the LinkOut home page.
A list of our current non-bibliographic LinkOut providers can be found here.

Information from sequence entries

Show organism modifiers

Disclaimer: The NCBI taxonomy database is not an authoritative source for nomenclature or classification - please consult the relevant scientific literature for the most reliable information.

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.

Comments and questions to

[Help] [Search] [NLM NIH] [Disclaimer]