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Taxonomy ID: 4235 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid4235)
Scientific name: Lactuca L., 1753
Inherited 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)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliophyta; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; asterids; campanulids; Asterales; Asteraceae; Cichorioideae; Cichorieae; Lactucinae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 197,841 40
Nucleotide EST 226,709 -
Nucleotide GSS 7 -
Protein 86,124 -
Genome 1 -
Popset 341 335
GEO Datasets 105 -
UniGene 45,536 -
PubMed Central 1,872 1,865
Gene 46,235 -
SRA Experiments 1,014 -
Protein Clusters 79 -
Identical Protein Groups 61,133 -
Bio Project 44 1
Bio Sample 959 -
Assembly 4 -
Clone DB 1 -
Probe 178 -
PubChem BioAssay 197 -
Taxonomy 78 1

Comments and References:

Nota BeneFNA - Lactuca
Strother JL. 2006. Lactuca Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 795. 1753; Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 348. 1754. In: Flora of North America Editorial Committee (Eds.) Flora of North America North of Mexico, Vol. 19, 20, 21: Asteraceae. New York and Oxford. On-line version.

Kilian N et al. (2009)
Kilian N, Gemeinholzer B and Lack HW. 2009. Cichorieae. In Funk VA, Susanna A, Stuessy TF and Bayer RJ (Eds.). Systematics, Evolution and Giogeography of Compositae. International Association for Plant Taxonomy, Vienna, Austria, pp. 343-383.

Nota BeneFlora of China - Asteraceae
Zhu Shi et al. Asteraceae (Compositae). Pp. 1-894 in: Wu, Z. Y., Raven, P. H. & Hong, D. Y., eds., Flora of China Volume 20-21 (Asteraceae). Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis). Online version.

Nota BeneWang ZH et al. 2013
Wang ZH, Peng H and Kilian N.2013. Molecular phylogeny of the Lactuca Alliance (Cichorieae Subtribe Lactucinae, Asteraceae) with focus on their chinese centre of diversity detects potential events of reticulation and chloroplast capture. PLoS ONE 8(12): e82692. doi: Published: December 20, 2013

Nota BeneWang Z-H et al. 2013
Wang Z-H, Peng H and Kilian N. 2013. Molecular phylogeny of the Lactuca Alliance (Cichorieae subtribe Lactucinae, Asteraceae) with focus on their Chinese centre of diversity detects potential events of reticulation and chloroplast capture. PLoS One. Published: December 20, 2013. DOI:

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