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Bos taurus

Taxonomy ID: 9913 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid9913)
current name
Bos taurus Linnaeus, 1758
homotypic synonym:
Bos primigenius taurus
Bovidae sp. Adi Nefas
Genbank common name: cattle
NCBI BLAST name: even-toed ungulates & whales
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Bos bovis
common name(s) bovine, cow, dairy cow, domestic cattle, domestic cow, ox
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; Ruminantia; Pecora; Bovidae; Bovinae; Bos
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 2,349,800
Protein 149,507
Structure 3,698
Genome 1
Popset 630
Conserved Domains 1
GEO Datasets 28,610
PubMed Central 13,591
Gene 123,342
HomoloGene 17,529
SRA Experiments 81,687
GEO Profiles 211,919
Protein Clusters 12
Identical Protein Groups 83,710
BioProject 2,420
BioSample 91,607
Assembly 43
PubChem BioAssay 9,148
Taxonomy 1

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Genome Information

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Genome view: 31 chromosomes
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External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Bos taurus taxonomy/phylogenetic Animal Diversity Web
2 records from this provider taxonomy/phylogenetic AnimalBase
Bos taurus taxonomy taxonomy/phylogenetic Arctos Specimen Database
DNA barcoding : Bos taurus taxonomy/phylogenetic Barcodes of Life
Bos taurus taxonomy/phylogenetic CalPhotos
9 records from this provider supplemental materials Dryad Digital Repository
Bos primigenius taurus taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
6 records from this provider organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
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Bos taurus Linnaeus, 1758 taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Bos taurus taxonomy/phylogenetic Lifemap
Bos taurus Linnaeus 1758 taxonomy/phylogenetic Mammal Species of the World
cow (genome proposal) taxonomy/phylogenetic NHGRI genome proposal white papers
OMA taxonomy/phylogenetic OMA Browser: Orthologous MAtrix
UCSCgb sequence screening/similarity/alignment UCSC Genome Browser
WebScipio: Bos taurus organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
Bos taurus Linnaeus, 1758 taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
diArk: Bos taurus organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
Breeds of Livestock (Oklahoma State) taxdemo
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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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