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Taxonomy ID: 8937 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid8937)
Scientific name: Alcedinidae
Genbank common name: kingfishers
Inherited blast name: birds
Rank: family
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; Archelosauria; Archosauria; Dinosauria; Saurischia; Theropoda; Coelurosauria; Aves; Neognathae; Coraciiformes
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 2,363 -
Protein 2,125 -
Genome 5 -
Popset 116 108
PubMed Central 335 50
Gene 124 -
SRA Experiments 21 -
Protein Clusters 9 -
Identical Protein Groups 824 -
Bio Project 11 -
Bio Sample 37 -
Taxonomy 175 1

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Alcedinidae taxonomy/phylogenetic Lifemap
Alcedinidae taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
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