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Orcinus orca

Taxonomy ID: 9733 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid9733)
current name
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Genbank common name: killer whale
NCBI BLAST name: whales & dolphins
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
common name(s) Orca
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Deuterostomia; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata; Teleostomi; Euteleostomi; Sarcopterygii; Dipnotetrapodomorpha; Tetrapoda; Amniota; Mammalia; Theria; Eutheria; Boreoeutheria; Laurasiatheria; Artiodactyla; Whippomorpha; Cetacea; Odontoceti; Delphinidae; Orcinus
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 74,036
Protein 61,157
Genome 1
Popset 57
PubMed Central 758
Gene 31,352
SRA Experiments 512
Identical Protein Groups 48,222
Bio Project 9
Bio Sample 189
Assembly 2
Taxonomy 1

Genome Information

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Orcinus orca taxonomy/phylogenetic Animal Diversity Web
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758) taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
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Orcinus orca taxonomy/phylogenetic TreeBase
WebScipio: Orcinus orca organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758) taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
diArk: Orcinus orca organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
2 records from provider taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
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