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Taxonomy ID: 3931 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3931)
Scientific name: Myrtaceae Juss., 1789
Inherited blast name: eudicots
Rank: family
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: myrtle family
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliophyta; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; rosids; malvids; Myrtales
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 147,466 -
Nucleotide EST 167,935 -
Nucleotide GSS 291,530 -
Protein 114,583 -
Genome 46 -
Popset 434 194
GEO Datasets 591 -
PubMed Central 8,698 1,876
Gene 56,982 -
SRA Experiments 2,523 7
Protein Clusters 76 -
Identical Protein Groups 77,019 -
Bio Project 197 2
Bio Sample 3,009 7
Bio Systems 264 -
Assembly 4 -
Clone DB 144,482 -
Probe 2,454 -
Taxonomy 2,431 1

Comments and References:

Nota BeneTROPICOS (Aug 07, 2015)
Name accessed on 7 August 2015 in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:

Nota BeneAPG IV (2016)
The Angiosperm Phylogeny Group. 2016. An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification of the orders and families of flowering plants: APG IV. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 181: 1-20. DOI:

Nota BeneAPG III (2009)
The Angiosperm Phylogeny Group. 2009. An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 161(2): 105-121. The APG III system incorporates molecular data and phylogenetic methods and represents the most up-to-date classification of flowering plants.

Nota BeneStevens PF: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website
Stevens, P. F. (2001 onwards). Angiosperm Phylogeny Website. Version 12, July 2012 [and more or less continuously updated since].

Nota BeneHaston E et al. 2007
Haston E, Richardson JE, Stevens PF, Chase, MW and Harris DJ. 2007. A linear sequence of Angiosperm Phylogeny Group II families. Taxon 56 (1): 7-12.

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Myrtaceae images MorphBank
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Myrtaceae taxonomy/phylogenetic USDA-ARS GRIN Taxonomy
Myrtaceae taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
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