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Culex quinquefasciatus

Taxonomy ID: 7176 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid7176)
Scientific name: Culex quinquefasciatus
homotypic synonym: Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus
Genbank common name: southern house mosquito
Inherited blast name: mosquitos
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 5 (Invertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
synonym: Culex fatigans
synonym: Culex pipiens fatigans
Lineage( abbreviated )
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Ecdysozoa; Arthropoda; Hexapoda; Insecta; Pterygota; Neoptera; Holometabola; Diptera; Nematocera; Culicoidea; Culicidae; Culicinae; Culicini; Culex; Culex
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 27,795 27,794
Nucleotide EST 205,275 205,275
Nucleotide GSS 2,781 2,781
Protein 40,028 40,027
Structure 3 3
Genome 1 1
Popset 62 62
GEO Datasets 115 115
UniGene 5,021 5,021
PubMed Central 3,176 3,176
Gene 24,066 24,066
SRA Experiments 138 138
Identical Protein Groups 19,272 19,272
Bio Project 24 23
Bio Sample 154 154
Bio Systems 252 252
Assembly 1 1
Probe 52 52
PubChem BioAssay 15 15
Taxonomy 2 1

Comments and References:

Reference to PubMed documentCornel, A. J. et al. (2003)
Cornel AJ, McAbee RD, Rasgon J, Stanich MA, Scott TW, & Coetzee M. 2003. Differences in extent of genetic introgression between sympatric Culex pipiens and Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) in California and South Africa. J Med Entomol. 40: 36-51.

Jupp, P. G. (1978)
Jupp, P. G. 1978. Culex (Culex) pipiens pipiens Linnaeus and Culex (Culex) pipiens quinquefasciatus Say in South Africa: Morphological and Reproductive Evidence in Favour of Their Status as Two Species. Mosquito Systematics. 10: 461-473.

Genome Information

Go to NCBI genomic BLAST page for Culex quinquefasciatus
   Trace records (raw single-pass reads of DNA sequence)   
Sequencing Center Name
Record counts per type
BI - Broad Insititute
281,951 232 228 55,295 8,128 3,609,594 3,955,428
JCVI - J. Craig Venter Institute
- - - - - 3,596,685 3,596,685
Totals per type
281,951 232 228 55,295 8,128 7,206,279 7,552,113

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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DNA barcoding : Culex quinquefasciatus taxonomy/phylogenetic Barcodes of Life
Culex quinquefasciatus Say, 1823 taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
GOLD: Go0002954 organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
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649077304: Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus JHB organism-specific Integrated Microbial Genomes
Culex quinquefasciatus Say, 1823 taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
OMA taxonomy/phylogenetic OMA Browser: Orthologous MAtrix
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