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Taxonomy ID: 3179 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3179)
Scientific name: Spirogyra Link, 1820
Inherited blast name: green plants
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; Zygnemophyceae; Zygnematales; Zygnemataceae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 10,536 -
Nucleotide EST 7,294 -
Protein 656 -
Genome 1 -
Popset 31 31
PubMed Central 255 255
Gene 126 -
SRA Experiments 33 -
Identical Protein Groups 338 -
Bio Project 7 -
Bio Sample 35 -
Taxonomy 293 1

Comments and References:

Turmel M et al. 2002
Turmel M, Ehara M, Otis C and Lemieux C. 2002. Phylogenetic relationships among streptophytes as inferred from chloroplast small and large subunit rRNA gene sequences. J. Phycol. 38: 364-375.

Karol KG et al. 2001
Karol KG, McCourt RM, Cimino MT, and Delwiche CF. 2001. The closest living relatives of land plants. Science 294: 2351-2353.

Nota BeneAlgaeBase (Jun 07, 2012)
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2010. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; accessed on 7 June 2012.

Nota BeneINA
Name verified on date of entry into database in: Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley. Compiled by Paul Silva. On line version.

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Spirogyra sp. (taxon passport) culture/stock collections StrainInfo
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