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Rattus rattus

Taxonomy ID: 10117 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid10117)
Scientific name: Rattus rattus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Genbank common name: black rat
Inherited blast name: rodents
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
synonym: Rattus rattoides (Pictet & Pictet, 1844)
synonym: Rattus wroughtoni Hinton, 1919
common name: house rat
common name: roof rat
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Deuterostomia; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata; Teleostomi; Euteleostomi; Sarcopterygii; Dipnotetrapodomorpha; Tetrapoda; Amniota; Mammalia; Theria; Eutheria; Boreoeutheria; Euarchontoglires; Glires; Rodentia; Myomorpha; Muroidea; Muridae; Murinae; Rattus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 2,983 2,705
Protein 1,446 1,202
Structure 57 57
Genome 1 1
Popset 70 70
GEO Datasets 116 116
PubMed Central 1,161 1,161
Gene 13 13
SRA Experiments 257 257
GEO Profiles 31,099 31,099
Protein Clusters 13 13
Identical Protein Groups 621 588
Bio Project 17 17
Bio Sample 1,362 1,362
Probe 1,710 1,710
Taxonomy 9 1

Comments and References:

The laboratory rat (Rattus norvegicus) is occassionally misidentified as Rattus rattus in sequence submissions. Many of the sequence entries listed here are likely to have come from Rattus norvegicus.

Genome Information

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