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Citrullus colocynthis

Taxonomy ID: 252529 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid252529)
current name
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
homotypic synonym:
Cucumis colocynthis L.
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
Colocynthis vulgaris Schrad.
common name(s) alhandal, bitter-apple, colocynth, tumba, vine-of-Sodom, wild gourd
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; rosids; fabids; Cucurbitales; Cucurbitaceae; Benincaseae; Citrullus
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 312
Protein 263
Genome 1
Popset 54
PubMed Central 530
Gene 131
SRA Experiments 19
Identical Protein Groups 121
BioProject 6
BioSample 25
Taxonomy 1

Comments and References:

GRIN (Aug 28, 2014)
Name accessed on 28 August 2014 in: USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
Chomicki G & Renner S 2014, doi:110.1111/nph.13163
Chomicki G and Renner S. 2014. Watermelon origin solved with molecular phylogenetics including Linnaean material: another example of museomics. New Phytologist doi:
FNA - Cucurbitaceae
Nesom GL. 2015. Cucurbitaceae Jussieu. In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (Eds.) Flora of North America North of Mexico, Volume 6: Magnoliophyta: Cucurbitaceae to Droseraceae. Online version.

Genome Information

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External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad. taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
GOLD: Go0094801 organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
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Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad. taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Citrullus colocynthis taxonomy/phylogenetic PLANTS Database (USDA/NRCS)
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Citrullus colocynthis taxonomy/phylogenetic The International Plant Names Index
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad. taxonomy/phylogenetic USDA-ARS GRIN Taxonomy
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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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