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Taxonomy ID: 3618 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3618)
Scientific name: Rumex 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; Polygonaceae; Polygonoideae; Rumiceae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 82,628 -
Protein 695 -
Popset 77 70
PubMed Central 1,255 1,236
SRA Experiments 87 1
Identical Protein Groups 360 -
Bio Project 16 -
Bio Sample 89 1
PubChem BioAssay 15 -
Taxonomy 101 1

Comments and References:

Nota BeneIPNI (Nov 30, 2009)
Name verified on 30 November 2009, in: The International Plant Names Index (2004). Published on the Internet

Nota BeneTROPICOS (Nov 30, 2009)
Name verified on 30 November 2009, in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:

Nota BeneFNA - Rumex
Mosyakin SL. 2005. Rumex Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 333. 1753. Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 156. 1754. In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (Eds.) Flora of North America North of Mexico, Vol. 5: Magnoliophyta: Caryophyllidae, Part 2. New York and Oxford. On-line version.

Nota BeneFlora of China - Polygonaceae
Anjen Li, Bojian Bao, Alisa E. Grabovskaya-Borodina, Suk-pyo Hong, John McNeill, Sergei L. Mosyakin, Hideaki Ohba & Chong-wook Park. Polygonaceae A. L. Jussieu. 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. online version

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:

Sanchez A et al. 2011
Sanchez A, Schuster TM, Burke JM and Kron KA. 2011. Taxonomy of Polygonoideae (Polygonaceae): A new tribal classification. Taxon 60(1): 151-160.

Nota BeneSchuster TM et al. 2015
Schuster TM, Reveal JL, Bayly MJ, Kron KA. 2015. An updated molecular phylogeny of Polygonoideae (Polygonaceae): Relationships of Oxygonum, Pteroxygonum, and Rumex, and a new circumscription of Koenigia. Taxon 64(6): 1188-1208. DOI:

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