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Taxonomy ID: 3689 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3689)
current name
Populus L., 1753
Genbank common name: poplars
NCBI 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)
Other names:
common name(s) poplar, poplar trees
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; rosids; fabids; Malpighiales; Salicaceae; Saliceae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 788,074 56
Protein 666,828 2
Structure 84 -
Genome 14 -
Popset 1,066 644
Conserved Domains 3 -
GEO Datasets 6,043 28
PubMed Central 19,499 19,445
Gene 186,608 -
SRA Experiments 32,468 1,451
Protein Clusters 16,910 -
Identical Protein Groups 475,405 2
BioProject 8,508 86
BioSample 35,970 1,346
Assembly 36 -
PubChem BioAssay 5 -
Taxonomy 142 1

Comments and References:

TROPICOS (Aug 29, 2013)
Name accessed on 29 August 2013 in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:
FNA - Populus
Eckenwalder JE. 2009. Populus Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 1034. 1753; Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 456. 1754. In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (Eds.) Flora of North America North of Mexico, Vol. 7: Magnoliophyta: Salicaceae to Brassicaceae. New York and Oxford. On-line version.
Flora of China - Salicaceae
Cheng-fu Fang, Shi-dong Zhao & Alexei K. Skvortsov. Salicaceae Mirbel. In Wu, Z. Y. & P. H. Raven, eds. July 1999. Flora of China. Vol. 4 (Cycadaceae through Fagaceae). Science Press, Beijing, and Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. Online version.

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Populus taxonomy/phylogenetic Plants of the World Online
Populus taxonomy/phylogenetic The International Plant Names Index
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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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