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Taxonomy ID: 227508 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid227508)
current name
Genbank common name: two-toed sloths
NCBI BLAST name: placentals
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; Mammalia; Theria; Eutheria; Xenarthra; Pilosa; Folivora
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 86,452 -
Protein 54,868 -
Genome 5 -
Popset 86 80
PubMed Central 351 46
Gene 41,203 -
SRA Experiments 695 -
Protein Clusters 6 -
Identical Protein Groups 44,725 -
BioProject 18 -
BioSample 48 -
Assembly 5 -
Taxonomy 16 1

External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

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Megalonychidae taxonomy/phylogenetic AnimalBase
Megalonychidae taxonomy taxonomy/phylogenetic Arctos Specimen Database
Megalonychidae taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
Megalonychidae Ameghino, 1889 taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Megalonychidae taxonomy/phylogenetic Lifemap
Megalonychidae Ameghino 1889 taxonomy/phylogenetic Mammal Species of the World
Wikipedia taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
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Disclaimer: The NCBI taxonomy database is not an authoritative source for nomenclature or classification - please consult the relevant scientific literature for the most reliable information.

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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