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Caenorhabditis elegans

Taxonomy ID: 6239 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid6239)
Scientific name: Caenorhabditis elegans (Maupas, 1900)
homotypic synonym: Rhabditis elegans Maupas, 1900
NCBI BLAST® name: nematodes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 5 (Invertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
common name: roundworm
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Protostomia; Ecdysozoa; Nematoda; Chromadorea; Rhabditida; Rhabditina; Rhabditomorpha; Rhabditoidea; Rhabditidae; Peloderinae; Caenorhabditis
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 475,072
Protein 68,758
Structure 342
Genome 1
Popset 38
Conserved Domains 24
GEO Datasets 17,831
UniGene 23,151
PubMed Central 48,312
Gene 50,058
HomoloGene 4,291
SRA Experiments 22,829
GEO Profiles 795,897
Protein Clusters 12
Identical Protein Groups 31,986
Bio Project 1,198
Bio Sample 22,066
Bio Systems 1,308
Assembly 11
Probe 186,754
PubChem BioAssay 421
Taxonomy 1

Genome Information

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Go to NCBI genomic BLAST® page for Caenorhabditis elegans
   Trace records (raw single-pass reads of DNA sequence)   
Sequencing Center Name
Record counts per type
INDIVIDUAL - Direct submission from individual investigator
- 430 - 430
NYUCGSB - New York University Center for Genomics & Systems Biology
- - 2,807 2,807
UWGL - University of Washington, Green Laboratory (UWGL)
- - 13,168 13,168
WU-LCG - Washington University Laboratory for Computational Genomics
- - 372 372
WUGSC - Washington University, Genome Sequencing Center
20 - - 20
Totals per type
20 430 16,347 16,797

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Caenorhabditis elegans taxonomy/phylogenetic Animal Diversity Web
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Caenorhabditis elegans taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
8 records from this provider organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
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639507900: Caenorhabditis elegans Bristol N2 organism-specific Integrated Microbial Genomes
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Caenorhabditis elegans taxonomy/phylogenetic Lifemap
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Caenorhabditis elegans taxonomy/phylogenetic TreeBase
WebScipio: Caenorhabditis elegans organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
Caenorhabditis elegans taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
2 records from this provider organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
Wikipedia taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
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