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Triticum aestivum

Taxonomy ID: 4565 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid4565)
Scientific name: Triticum aestivum L.
homotypic synonym: Triticum aestivum subsp. aestivum
Genbank common name: bread wheat
Inherited blast name: monocots
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Plastid genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
synonym: Triticum vulgare L.
current: Triticum vulgare Vill., nom. illeg., nom. illeg. 1)
common name: Canadian hard winter wheat
common name: common wheat
common name: wheat
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliophyta; Mesangiospermae; Liliopsida; Petrosaviidae; commelinids; Poales; Poaceae; BOP clade; Pooideae; Triticodae; Triticeae; Triticinae; Triticum
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 2,503,509 2,503,373
Protein 27,883 27,600
Structure 74 74
Genome 1 1
Popset 367 365
Conserved Domains 1 1
GEO Datasets 3,955 3,955
UniGene 178,464 178,464
PubMed Central 9,739 9,739
Gene 2,285 2,285
SRA Experiments 15,175 15,174
Protein Clusters 78 78
Identical Protein Groups 19,909 19,867
Bio Project 705 704
Bio Sample 15,330 15,329
Assembly 25 25
Clone DB 10,131 10,131
Probe 21,871 21,871
PubChem BioAssay 398 398
Taxonomy 7 1


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Nota BeneWheat classification tables

Nota BeneTROPICOS (Oct 19, 2009)
Name verified on 19 October 2009, in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:

Nota BeneSoreng RJ et al. 2003 & on
Soreng RJ, G Davidse, PM Peterson, FO Zuloaga, EJ Judziewicz, TS Filgueiras & O Morrone 2003 and onwards. On-line taxonomic novelties and updates, distributional additions and corrections, and editorial changes since the four published volumes of the Catalogue of New World Grasses (Poaceae) published in Contributions from the United States National Herbarium Vols. 39, 41, 46, and 48. Internet Catalogue of New World Grasses

Genome Information

Go to NCBI genomic BLAST page for Triticum aestivum
   Trace records (raw single-pass reads of DNA sequence)   
Sequencing Center Name
Record counts per type
PURDUE - Purdue University, Genomics Facility
- 74,261 74,261
WUGSC - Washington University, Genome Sequencing Center
354 - 354
Totals per type
354 74,261 74,615

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