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Taxonomy ID: 13362 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid13362)
Scientific name: Borago L., 1753
Inherited blast name: eudicots
Rank: genus
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Plastid genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliophyta; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; asterids; lamiids; Boraginales; Boraginaceae; Boraginoideae; Boragineae; Boragininae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 204 -
Protein 155 -
Popset 110 110
PubMed Central 210 210
SRA Experiments 1 -
Identical Protein Groups 120 -
Bio Project 1 -
Bio Sample 1 -
Taxonomy 6 1

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Nota BeneIPNI (Oct 25, 2017)
Name accessed on 25 October 2017 in: The International Plant Names Index (2004 and onward). Published on the Internet

Nota BeneLuebert F et al. 2016
Luebert F, Cecchi L, Frohlich MW, Gottschling M, Guilliams CM, Hasenstab-Lehman KE, Hilger HH, Miller JS, Mittelbach M, Nazaire M, Nepi M, Nocentini D, Ober D, Olmstead RG, Selvi F, Simpson MG, Sutory K, Valdes B, Walden GK and Weigend M. 2016. Familial classification of the Boraginales. Taxon 65(3): 502-522. DOI:

Nota BeneChacon J et al. 2016
Chacon J, Luebert F, Hilger HH, Ovchinnikova S, Selvi F, Cecchi L, Guilliams CM, Hasenstab-Lehman K, Sutory K, Simpson MG & Weigend M. 2016. The borage family (Boraginaceae s.str.): A revised infrafamilial classification based on new phylogenetic evidence, with emphasis on the placement of some enigmatic genera. Taxon 65(3): 523-546. DOI:

Reference to PubMed documentHilger HH et al. 2004
Hilger HH, Selvi F, Papini A, Bigazzi M. 2004. Molecular systematics of Boraginaceae tribe Boragineae based on ITS1 and trnL sequences, with special reference to Anchusa s.l. Annals of Botany 94: 201-212.

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