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Taxonomy ID: 8509 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid8509)
current name
Genbank common name: squamates
NCBI BLAST name: lizards & snakes
Rank: order
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Deuterostomia; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata; Teleostomi; Euteleostomi; Sarcopterygii; Dipnotetrapodomorpha; Tetrapoda; Amniota; Sauropsida; Sauria; Lepidosauria
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 12,164,788 -
Protein 1,676,904 -
Structure 593 -
Genome 135 -
Popset 10,160 228
Conserved Domains 10 -
GEO Datasets 1,383 -
PubMed Central 29,570 1,325
Gene 657,093 -
SRA Experiments 36,211 1
Protein Clusters 13 -
Identical Protein Groups 1,306,866 -
BioProject 1,449 1
BioSample 34,120 1
Assembly 218 -
PubChem BioAssay 215 -
Taxonomy 13,504 1

Comments and References:

Vidal & Hedges (2005)
The phylogeny of squamate reptiles (lizards, snakes, and amphisbaenians) inferred from nine nuclear protein-coding genes.
Vidal & Hedges (2009) The molecular evolutionary tree of lizards, snakes, and amphisbaenians.
Vidal & Hedges (2009) The molecular evolutionary tree of lizards, snakes, and amphisbaenians. Comptes Rendus Biologies, Volume 332, Issues 23, FebruaryMarch 2009, Pages 129139.
Mulcahy et al. (2012)
Estimating divergence dates and evaluating dating methods using phylogenomic and mitochondrial data in squamate reptiles.
Pyron, Burbrink & Wiens (2013) A phylogeny and revised classification of Squamata.

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Disclaimer: The NCBI taxonomy database is not an authoritative source for nomenclature or classification - please consult the relevant scientific literature for the most reliable information.

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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