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Taxonomy ID: 4890 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid4890)
current name
Genbank common name: ascomycetes
NCBI BLAST name: ascomycetes
Rank: phylum
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 4 (Mold Mitochondrial; Protozoan Mitochondrial; Coelenterate Mitochondrial; Mycoplasma; Spiroplasma)
Other names:
common name(s) sac fungi
blast name
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Fungi; Dikarya
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 10,037,782 17
Protein 20,539,772 -
Structure 9,816 -
Genome 2,161 -
Popset 32,377 3,217
Conserved Domains 621 158
GEO Datasets 110,392 -
PubMed Central 306,054 7,147
Gene 3,448,675 -
HomoloGene 8,813 -
SRA Experiments 204,578 327
GEO Profiles 1,081,065 -
Identical Protein Groups 11,782,705 -
Bio Project 22,285 8
Bio Sample 244,737 230
Bio Systems 19,059 -
Assembly 7,657 -
Genetic Testing Registry 1 -
Probe 32,990 -
PubChem BioAssay 33,200 -
Taxonomy 104,948 1

Comments and References:

Classification of the Ascomycota follows that of O. E. Eriksson et al., Outline of Ascomycota - 2003, Myconet vol. 9.
Schoch et al (2009b)
Schoch CL, Sung GH, Lopez-Giraldez F, Townsend JP, Miadlikowska J, Hofstetter V, Robbertse B, Matheny PB, Kauff F, Wang Z, Gueidan C, Andrie RM, Trippe K, Ciufetti LM, Wynns A, Fraker E, Hodkinson BP, Bonito G, Groenewald JZ, Arzanlou M, de Hoog GS, Crous PW, Hewitt D, Pfister DH, Peterson K, Gryzenhout M, Wingfield MJ, Aptroot A, Suh SO, Blackwell M, Hillis DM, Griffith GW, Castlebury LA, Rossman AY, Lumbsch HT, Lucking R, Budel B, Rauhut A, Diederich P, Ertz D, Geiser DM, Hosaka K, Inderbitzin P, Kohlmeyer J, Volkmann-Kohlmeyer B, Mostert L, O'Donnell K, Sipman H, Rogers JD, Shoemaker RA, Sugiyama J, Summerbell RC, Untereiner W, Johnston PR, Stenroos S, Zuccaro A, Dyer PS, Crittenden PD, Cole MS, Hansen K, Trappe JM, Yahr R, Lutzoni F, Spatafora JW, 2009. The Ascomycota Tree of Life: A Phylum-wide Phylogeny Clarifies the Origin and Evolution of Fundamental Reproductive and Ecological Traits. Systematic Biology 58: 224-239.
Schoch et al. (2009a)
Schoch CL, Wang Z, Townsend JP, Spatafora JW, 2009. Geoglossomycetes cl. nov., Geoglossales ord. nov. and taxa above class rank in the Ascomycota Tree of Life. Persoonia 22: 129-138.
Spatafora et al. (2017), doi:10.1128/microbiolspec.FUNK-0053-2016
Spatafora J.W. et al. 2017. The Fungal Tree of Life: from Molecular Systematics to Genome-Scale Phylogenies. Microbiol Spectrum 5(5):FUNK-0053-2016.

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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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