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Vicugna pacos

Taxonomy ID: 30538 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid30538)
current name
Vicugna pacos
Camelus pacos Linnaeus, 1758
homotypic synonym:
Lama guanicoe pacos
Lama pacos
Genbank common name: alpaca
NCBI BLAST name: even-toed ungulates & whales
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Lineage( abbreviated )
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Laurasiatheria; Artiodactyla; Tylopoda; Camelidae; Vicugna
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 145,832 141,500
Protein 46,015 45,978
Structure 292 291
Genome 1 1
Popset 33 33
GEO Datasets 13 13
PubMed Central 789 789
Gene 33,906 33,906
SRA Experiments 3,536 3,522
Protein Clusters 12 12
Identical Protein Groups 37,889 37,876
BioProject 36 35
BioSample 624 622
Assembly 7 6
Taxonomy 3 1

Comments and References:

image:Vicugna pacos
The alpaca is descended from the vicuna ref. 1
The alpaca is descended from the vicuna ref. 2
Marin JC, Zapata B, Gonzalez BA, et al. Systematics, taxonomy and domestication of alpaca and llama: new chromosomal and molecular evidence. Revista Chilena de historia natural 80 (2): 121-140 Jun 2007.

Genome Information

Go to NCBI genomic BLAST page for Vicugna pacos
Genome view: 38 chromosomes
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External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Lama pacos taxonomy taxonomy/phylogenetic Arctos Specimen Database
2 records from this provider supplemental materials Dryad Digital Repository
Lama pacos (Linnaeus, 1758) taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
GOLD: Go0003309 organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
Show Biotic Interactions taxonomy/phylogenetic Global Biotic Interactions
Lama pacos (Linnaeus, 1758) taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
OMA taxonomy/phylogenetic OMA Browser: Orthologous MAtrix
WebScipio: Lama pacos organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
diArk: Lama pacos organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
Wikipedia taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
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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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