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Taxonomy ID: 3558 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3558)
Scientific name: Chenopodium 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; Caryophyllales; Chenopodiaceae; Chenopodioideae; Atripliceae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 80,754 -
Nucleotide EST 1,177 -
Protein 64,464 -
Structure 1 -
Genome 4 -
Popset 87 81
GEO Datasets 8 -
PubMed Central 1,705 1,702
Gene 59,012 -
SRA Experiments 230 1
Identical Protein Groups 55,724 -
Bio Project 24 -
Bio Sample 150 1
Assembly 5 -
Clone DB 1 -
PubChem BioAssay 103 -
Taxonomy 87 1

Comments and References:

Nota BeneFNA - Chenopodium
Clemants SE and Mosyakin SL. 2004. Chenopodium L. In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (Eds.) Flora of North America North of Mexico, Vol. 4: Magnoliophyta: Caryophyllidae, Part 1. New York and Oxford. On-line version.

Nota BeneFlora of China - Chenopodiaceae
Gelin Zhu, Sergei L. Mosyakin & Steven E. Clemants. Chenopodiaceae Ventenat. In Wu, Z. Y., P. H. Raven & D. Y. Hong, eds. 2003. Flora of China. Vol. 5 (Ulmaceae through Basellaceae). Science Press, Beijing, and Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Nota BeneHernandez-Ledesma P et al. 2015
Hernandez-Ledesma P, Berendsohn WG, Borsch T, Von Mering S, Akhani H, Arias S, Castaneda-Noa I, Eggli U, Eriksson R, Flores- Olvera H, Fuentes-Bazan S, Kadereit G, Klak C, Korotkova N, Nyffeler R, Ocampo G, Ochoterena H, Oxelman B, Rabeler RK, Sanchez A, Schlumpberger BO & Uotila P. 2015. A taxonomic backbone for the global synthesis of species diversity in the angiosperm order Caryophyllales. Willdenowia, 45(3):281-383. DOI:

Reference to PubMed documentFuentes-Bazan S et al. 2012a
Fuentes-Bazan S, Mansion G and Borsch T. 2012. Towards a species level tree of the globally diverse genus Chenopodium (Chenopodiaceae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 62(1): 359-374. DOI: Epub 2011 Oct 24.

Nota BeneFuentes-Bazan S et al. 2012b
Fuentes-Bazan S, Uotila P, Borsch T. 2012. A novel phylogeny-based generic classification for Chenopodium sensu lato, and a tribal rearrangement of Chenopodioideae (Chenopodiaceae). Willdenowia 42(1): 5-24, published 21 June 2012. doi:

Nota BeneKadereit G et al. 2010
Kadereit G, Mavrodiev EV, Zacharias EH and Sukhorukov AP. 2010. Molecular phylogeny of Atripliceae (Chenopodioideae, Chenopodiaceae): Implications for systematics, biogeography, flower and fruit evolution, and the origin of C4 photosynthesis. American Journal of Botany 97:1664-1687; published ahead of print 29 September 2010, doi:

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