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Taxonomy ID: 3653 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3653)
Scientific name: Citrullus Schrad., 1836
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; rosids; fabids; Cucurbitales; Cucurbitaceae; Benincaseae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 1,132 6
Nucleotide EST 12,521 -
Protein 2,170 6
Structure 2 -
Genome 5 -
Popset 174 161
GEO Datasets 92 -
PubMed Central 906 905
Gene 698 -
SRA Experiments 284 -
Identical Protein Groups 438 3
Bio Project 75 -
Bio Sample 333 -
Assembly 1 -
Clone DB 1 -
Probe 10,518 -
Taxonomy 14 1

Comments and References:

Nota BeneTROPICOS (Sept 19, 2016)
Name accessed on 19 September 2016 in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:

Nota BeneFlora of China - Cucurbitaceae
Anmin Lu & Charles Jeffrey. Cucurbitaceae. Wu, Z. Y., P. H. Raven & D. Y. Hong, eds. 2011. Flora of China. Vol. 19 (Cucurbitaceae through Valerianaceae, with Annonaceae and Berberidaceae). Science Press, Beijing, and Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. Online version.

Renner S et al. 2014
(2313) Renner S, Chomicki G and Greuter W. 2014. Proposal to conserve the name Momordica lanata (Citrullus lanatus) (watermelon,Cucurbitaceae), with a conserved type, against Citrullus battich. Taxon 63(4): 941-942.

Nota BeneChomicki G & Renner S 2014
Chomicki G and Renner S. 2014. Watermelon origin solved with molecular phylogenetics including Linnaean material: another example of museomics. New Phytologist doi:

Schaefer H & Renner S 2011
Schaefer H & Renner Susanne S. 2011. Phylogenetic relationships in the order Cucurbitales and a new classification of the gourd family (Cucurbitaceae). Taxon 60(1): 122-138.

Nota BeneFNA - Cucurbitaceae
Nesom GL. 2015. Cucurbitaceae Jussieu. In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (Eds.) Flora of North America North of Mexico, Volume 6: Magnoliophyta: Cucurbitaceae to Droseraceae. Online version.

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