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Culex quinquefasciatus

Taxonomy ID: 7176 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid7176)
current name
Culex quinquefasciatus
homotypic synonym:
Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus
Genbank common name: southern house mosquito
NCBI BLAST name: mosquitos
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 5 (Invertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Culex fatigans
heterotypic synonym
Culex pipiens fatigans
Lineage( abbreviated )
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Ecdysozoa; Arthropoda; Hexapoda; Insecta; Pterygota; Neoptera; Endopterygota; Diptera; Nematocera; Culicoidea; Culicidae; Culicinae; Culicini; Culex; Culex
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 241,911 241,910
Protein 46,470 46,469
Structure 8 8
Genome 1 1
Popset 72 72
GEO Datasets 129 129
PubMed Central 4,835 4,835
Gene 30,332 30,332
SRA Experiments 2,388 2,388
Identical Protein Groups 37,516 37,516
BioProject 48 47
BioSample 1,550 1,550
Assembly 3 3
PubChem BioAssay 15 15
Taxonomy 2 1

Comments and References:

Cornel, 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

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DNA barcoding : Culex quinquefasciatus taxonomy/phylogenetic Barcodes 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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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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