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Ocimum basilicum

Taxonomy ID: 39350 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid39350)
Scientific name: Ocimum basilicum L.
Genbank common name: sweet basil
Inherited blast name: eudicots
Rank: species
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: basil
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliophyta; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; asterids; lamiids; Lamiales; Lamiaceae; Nepetoideae; Ocimeae; Ocimum
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 374 361
Nucleotide EST 23,769 23,769
Protein 419 410
Structure 7 7
Genome 1 1
Popset 35 35
GEO Datasets 7 7
PubMed Central 788 788
Gene 129 129
SRA Experiments 6 6
Identical Protein Groups 245 238
Bio Project 10 10
Bio Sample 17 17
PubChem BioAssay 1 1
Taxonomy 3 1

Comments and References:

Nota BeneIPNI (Mar 30, 2010)
Name verified on 30 March 2010, in: The International Plant Names Index (2004). Published on the Internet

Nota BeneTROPICOS (Mar 30, 2010)
Name verified on 30 March 2010 in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:

Nota BeneAfrican Flowering Plant Database
Name verified on date of entry into taxonomy database in: African Flowering Plant Database (version 3.1). Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de la Villle de Geneve and South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria, retrieved from

Genome Information

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