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Zea mays subsp. mays

Taxonomy ID: 381124 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid381124)
current name
Zea mays subsp. mays
homotypic synonym:
Zea mays var. mays
Genbank common name: maize
NCBI BLAST name: monocots
Rank: subspecies
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:
heterotypic synonym
Zea mays subsp. amylacea (Sturtev.) Zhuk.
heterotypic synonym
Zea mays subsp. ceratina (Kuelshov) Zhuk.
heterotypic synonym
Zea mays subsp. everta (Sturtev.) Zhuk.
heterotypic synonym
Zea mays subsp. indurata (Sturtev.) Zhuk.
heterotypic synonym
Zea mays subsp. ramosa Gernert
heterotypic synonym
Zea ramosa
heterotypic synonym
Zea mays subsp. saccharata (Sturtev.) Zhuk., 1950
Zea saccharata Sturtev., 1885
homotypic synonym:
Zea mays var. saccharata (Sturtev.) L.H.Bailey, 1902
Zea mays var. saccharata (Sturtev.) L.H.Bailey, 1902
Zea mays var. sacharata, orth. var. 1)
Zea mays subsp. sacharata, orth. var. 1)
heterotypic synonym
Zea mays subsp. tunicata Sturtev.
common name(s) Indian corn, corn
Lineage( abbreviated )
Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Liliopsida; Poales; Poaceae; PACMAD clade; Panicoideae; Andropogonodae; Andropogoneae; Tripsacinae; Zea
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 529,420
Protein 6,049
Structure 1
Genome 1
Popset 170
GEO Datasets 175
PubMed Central 3
Gene 219
SRA Experiments 9,961
Identical Protein Groups 1,346
BioProject 228
BioSample 9,231
Assembly 36
Taxonomy 1


Comments and References:

Gernert WB 1912
Gernert WB. 1912. A new subspecies of Zea mays L. Amer. Nat. 46(550): 616-622.
GRIN (Sept 28, 2007)
Name verified on 28 September 2007 in: USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.

Genome Information

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External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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dryaddb supplemental materials Dryad Digital Repository
Zea mays subsp. mays L. taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
8 records from this provider organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
2507525013: Zea mays mays cv. B73 organism-specific Integrated Microbial Genomes
Zea ramosa taxonomy/phylogenetic Plants of the World Online
WebScipio: Zea mays subsp. mays organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
6 records from provider organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
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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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