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Taxonomy ID: 73496 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid73496)
Scientific name: Asparagales Link, 1829
Inherited blast name: monocots
Rank: order
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Plastid genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
in-part: Liliales/Asparagales group
in-part: Liliiflorae
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliophyta; Mesangiospermae; Liliopsida; Petrosaviidae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 1,844,933 -
Nucleotide EST 109,969 -
Nucleotide GSS 24,117 -
Protein 277,087 -
Structure 44 -
Genome 162 -
Popset 2,816 841
GEO Datasets 415 -
PubMed Central 22,089 321
Gene 100,407 -
SRA Experiments 3,350 -
Protein Clusters 75 -
Identical Protein Groups 185,575 -
Bio Project 535 -
Bio Sample 3,066 -
Assembly 8 -
Clone DB 81 -
Probe 1,611 -
PubChem BioAssay 79 -
Taxonomy 15,987 1

Comments and References:

Nota BeneAPG IV (2016)
The Angiosperm Phylogeny Group. 2016. An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification of the orders and families of flowering plants: APG IV. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 181: 1-20. DOI:

Nota BeneAPG III (2009)
The Angiosperm Phylogeny Group. 2009. An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 161(2): 105-121. The APG III system incorporates molecular data and phylogenetic methods and represents the most up-to-date classification of flowering plants.

Reference to PubMed documentBarrett CF et al. 2016
Barrett CF, Baker WJ, Comer JR, Conran JG, Lahmeyer SC, Leebens-Mack JH, Li J, Lim GS, Mayfield- Jones DR, Perez L, Medinz J, Pires JC, Santos C, Stevenson DW, Zomlefer WB, Davis JI. 2016. Plastid genomes reveal support for deep phylogenetic relationships and extensive rate variation among palms and other commelinid monocots. New Phytologist 209: 855-870. doi: 10.1111/nph.13617. Epub 2015 Sep 9.

Nota BeneStevens PF: Angiosperm Phylogeny Website
Stevens, P. F. (2001 onwards). Angiosperm Phylogeny Website. Version 12, July 2012 [and more or less continuously updated since].

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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APweb taxonomy/phylogenetic Angiosperm Phylogeny Website
DNA barcoding : Asparagales taxonomy/phylogenetic Barcodes of Life
Asparagales taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
Asparagales taxonomy/phylogenetic Lifemap
ToL taxonomy/phylogenetic Tree of Life
Asparagales taxonomy/phylogenetic TreeBase
Asparagales Link, 1829 taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
Wikipedia taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
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