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Taxonomy ID: 42241 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid42241)
current name
Genbank common name: water bears
NCBI BLAST name: tardigrades
Rank: phylum
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 5 (Invertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
common name(s) tardigrades
blast name
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Protostomia; Ecdysozoa; Panarthropoda
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 179,235 -
Protein 46,638 -
Structure 10 -
Genome 5 -
Popset 206 116
GEO Datasets 313 -
PubMed Central 625 411
Gene 112 -
SRA Experiments 589 -
Identical Protein Groups 45,354 -
BioProject 47 1
BioSample 596 -
Assembly 5 -
Taxonomy 1,345 1

Comments and References:

Garey et al. (1999)
Garey,J.R., Nelson,D.R., Mackey,L.Y. and Li,J. "Tardigrade Phylogeny: Congruency of Morphological and Molecular Evidence" Zoologischer Anzeiger 238:205-210 (1999)

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Tardigrada taxonomy/phylogenetic AnimalBase
Tardigrada taxonomy taxonomy/phylogenetic Arctos Specimen Database
DNA barcoding : Tardigrada taxonomy/phylogenetic Barcodes of Life
Tardigrada taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
Show Biotic Interactions taxonomy/phylogenetic Global Biotic Interactions
Tardigrada taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Tardigrada taxonomy/phylogenetic Lifemap
ToL taxonomy/phylogenetic Tree of Life
Tardigrada Doyere, 1840 taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
Wikipedia taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
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Disclaimer: The NCBI taxonomy database is not an authoritative source for nomenclature or classification - please consult the relevant scientific literature for the most reliable information.

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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