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Triticum aestivum

Taxonomy ID: 4565 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid4565)
current name
Triticum aestivum L., 1753, nom. cons. 1) in [Linnaeus C (1753c)]
homotypic synonym:
Triticum aestivum subsp. aestivum
Genbank common name: bread wheat
NCBI BLAST name: monocots
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:
heterotypic synonym
Triticum vulgare Vill., 1787, nom. illeg., nom. superfl. 2),3) in [Villars D (1787)]
common name(s) Canadian hard winter wheat, common wheat, wheat
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; Liliopsida; Petrosaviidae; commelinids; Poales; Poaceae; BOP clade; Pooideae; Triticodae; Triticeae; Triticinae; Triticum
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 2,506,498 2,506,360
Protein 29,103 28,818
Structure 82 82
Genome 1 1
Popset 403 401
GEO Datasets 4,363 4,363
PubMed Central 12,920 12,920
Gene 2,285 2,285
SRA Experiments 27,070 27,023
Protein Clusters 78 78
Identical Protein Groups 20,347 20,305
Bio Project 919 918
Bio Sample 29,041 28,994
Assembly 32 32
Probe 21,871 21,871
PubChem BioAssay 400 400
Taxonomy 16 1


Comments and References:

Linnaeus C (1753c)
Linnaeus C. 1753. [No title available]. Species Plantarum; 1
Villars D (1787)
Villars D. 1787. [No title available]. Histoire des Plantes de Dauphiné: Contenant une Préface Historique, un Dictionnaire des Termes de Botanique, les Classes, les Familles, les Genres, & les Herborisations des Environs de Grenoble, de la Grande Chartreuse, de Briançon, de Gap & de Montelimar. Paris; 2
Wheat classification tables
TROPICOS (Oct 19, 2009)
Name verified on 19 October 2009, in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:
Soreng RJ et al. 2003 & on
Soreng RJ, G Davidse, PM Peterson, FO Zuloaga, EJ Judziewicz, TS Filgueiras & O Morrone 2003 and onwards. On-line taxonomic novelties and updates, distributional additions and corrections, and editorial changes since the four published volumes of the Catalogue of New World Grasses (Poaceae) published in Contributions from the United States National Herbarium Vols. 39, 41, 46, and 48. Internet Catalogue of New World Grasses

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