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Taxonomy ID: 33090 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid33090)
current name
Viridiplantae Cavalier-Smith, 1981
homotypic synonym:
Chlorobionta Jeffrey, 1982
Chloroplastida Adl et al. 2005
Chlorophyta/Embryophyta group
chlorophyte/embryophyte group
NCBI BLAST name: green plants
Rank: kingdom
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:
common name(s) green plants
blast name
green plants
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 88,809,153 39
Protein 17,005,910 39
Structure 5,555 -
Genome 5,182 -
Popset 58,982 497
Conserved Domains 1,736 279
GEO Datasets 172,243 3
PubMed Central 534,136 2,188
Gene 5,734,449 -
HomoloGene 11,871 -
SRA Experiments 883,855 80
GEO Profiles 3,543,347 -
Protein Clusters 87,356 -
Identical Protein Groups 13,025,683 7
Bio Project 74,766 4
Bio Sample 834,516 98
Bio Systems 17,943 -
Assembly 1,613 -
Probe 1,546,225 -
PubChem BioAssay 10,527 -
Taxonomy 225,878 1

Comments and References:

Ruhfel BR et al. 2014
Ruhfel BR, Gitzendanner MA, Soltis PS, Soltis DE and Burleigh HG. 2014. From algae to angiosperms-inferring the phylogeny of green plants (Viridiplantae) from 360 plastid genomes. BMC Evolutionary Biology 14:23 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2148-14-23
Cavalier-Smith T 1981
Cavalier-Smith T. 1981. Eukaryote kingdoms: seven or nine? Biosystems 14: 461481.
Bremer K 1985
Bremer K. 1985. Summary of green plant phylogeny and classification. Cladistics 1(4): 369-385.
Adl SM et al. (2019), other link:
Adl SM, Bass D, Lane CE, Lukeš J, Schoch CL, Smirnov A, Agatha S, Berney C, Brown MW, Burki F, Cárdenas P, Čepička I, Chistyakova L, Del Campo J, Dunthorn M, Edvardsen B, Eglit Y, Guillou L, Hampl V, Heiss AA, Hoppenrath M, James TY, Karnkowska A, Karpov S, Kim E, Kolisko M, Kudryavtsev A, Lahr DJG, Lara E, Le Gall L, Lynn DH, Mann DG, Massana R, Mitchell EAD, Morrow C, Park JS, Pawlowski JW, Powell MJ, Richter DJ, Rueckert S, Shadwick L, Shimano S, Spiegel FW, Torruella G, Youssef N, Zlatogursky V, Zhang Q. 2019. Revisions to the Classification, Nomenclature, and Diversity of Eukaryotes. J Eukaryot Microbiol 66(1):4-119.
Adl SM et al. (2005)
Adl SM, Simpson AG, Farmer MA, Andersen RA, Anderson OR, Barta JR, Bowser SS, Brugerolle G, Fensome RA, Fredericq S, James TY, Karpov S, Kugrens P, Krug J, Lane CE, Lewis LA, Lodge J, Lynn DH, Mann DG, McCourt RM, Mendoza L, Moestrup O, Mozley-Standridge SE, Nerad TA, Shearer CA, Smirnov AV, Spiegel FW, Taylor MF. 2005. The new higher level classification of eukaryotes with emphasis on the taxonomy of protists. J Eukaryot Microbiol 52(5):399-451.

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