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Echinococcus granulosus

Taxonomy ID: 6210 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid6210)
current name
Echinococcus granulosus (Batsch, 1786)
NCBI BLAST name: flatworms
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 9 (Echinoderm Mitochondrial; Flatworm Mitochondrial)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Echinococcus granulosus G1 strain
heterotypic synonym
Echinococcus granulosus G2 strain
heterotypic synonym
Echinococcus granulosus G3 strain
heterotypic synonym
Echinococcus granulosus Tasmanian sheep strain
heterotypic synonym
Echinococcus granulosus buffalo strain
heterotypic synonym
Echinococcus granulosus s. s.
heterotypic synonym
Echinococcus granulosus sensu stricto
heterotypic synonym
Echinococcus granulosus sheep strain
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Protostomia; Spiralia; Lophotrochozoa; Platyhelminthes; Cestoda; Eucestoda; Cyclophyllidea; Taeniidae; Echinococcus; Echinococcus granulosus group
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 51,238 51,228
Protein 54,248 54,240
Structure 3 3
Genome 1 1
Popset 254 254
Conserved Domains 1 1
GEO Datasets 38 38
PubMed Central 3,709 3,709
Gene 11,367 11,367
SRA Experiments 167 167
Protein Clusters 12 12
Identical Protein Groups 28,752 28,747
BioProject 33 33
BioSample 139 139
Assembly 3 3
PubChem BioAssay 6 6
Taxonomy 2 1

Comments and References:

Thompson, R.C.A. & D.P. McManuset (2002)
Thompson, R. C. A. & D. P. McManus. 2002. Towards a taxonomic revision of the genus Echinococcus. Trends in Parasitology 18: 452-457.
Lavikainen, A. et al. (2003)
Lavikainen, A., M. J. Lehtinen, T. Meri, V. Hirvela-Koski & S. Meri. 2003. Molecular genetic characterization of the Fennoscandian cervid strain, a new genotypic group (G10) of Echinococcus granulosus. Parasitology 127 (Pt 3): 207-215.
Jenkins, D.J. et al. (2005)
Jenkins, D. J., T. Romig & R. C. Thompson. 2005. Emergence/re-emergence of Echinococcus spp. - a global update. International Journal for Parasitology 35: 1205-1219.
Nakao, M. et al. (2007)
Nakao, M., D. P. McManus, P. M. Schantz, P. S. Craig & A Ito. 2007. A molecular phylogeny of the genus Echinococcus inferred from complete mitochondrial genomes. Parasitology 134 (Pt 5): 713-722.
Romig, T. et al. (2006)
Romig, T., A. Dinkel & U. Mackenstedt. 2006. The present situation of echinococcosis in Europe. Parasitology International 55 Suppl: S187-S191.
Rinaldi, L. et al. (2008)
Rinaldi, L., M. P. Maurelli, V. Veneziano, F. Capuano, A. G. Perugini & S. Cringoli. 2008. The role of cattle in the epidemiology of Echinococcus granulosus in an endemic area of southern Italy. Parasitology research 103: 175-179.
Varcasia, A. et al. (2008)
Varcasia, A., G. Garippa, A. P. Pipia, A. Scala, E. Brianti, S. Giannetto, G. Battelli, G. Poglayen, & G. Micagni. 2008. Cystic echinococcosis in equids in Italy. Parasitology research 102: 815-818.

Genome Information

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External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Echinococcus granulosus taxonomy taxonomy/phylogenetic Arctos Specimen Database
DNA barcoding : Echinococcus granulosus taxonomy/phylogenetic Barcodes of Life
Echinococcus granulosus taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
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WebScipio: Echinococcus granulosus organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
diArk: Echinococcus granulosus organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
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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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