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Zea mays

Taxonomy ID: 4577 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid4577)
current name
Zea mays L.
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
Zea mays var. japonica
common name(s) maize
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; Liliopsida; Petrosaviidae; commelinids; Poales; Poaceae; PACMAD clade; Panicoideae; Andropogonodae; Andropogoneae; Tripsacinae; Zea
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 4,879,857 4,326,532
Protein 328,115 319,091
Structure 206 205
Genome 1 1
Popset 535 393
Conserved Domains 1 1
GEO Datasets 13,557 13,354
PubMed Central 22,351 22,349
Gene 72,358 72,072
SRA Experiments 91,509 85,495
GEO Profiles 36,480 36,480
Protein Clusters 94 94
Identical Protein Groups 184,531 182,649
Bio Project 4,614 4,438
Bio Sample 66,111 60,744
Bio Systems 268 268
Assembly 72 40
Probe 58,068 58,036
PubChem BioAssay 418 418
Taxonomy 6 1

Comments and References:

GRIN (Sept 28, 2007)
Name verified on 28 September 2007 in: USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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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