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Rhincodon typus

Taxonomy ID: 259920 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid259920)
current name
Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828
Genbank common name: whale shark
NCBI BLAST name: sharks and rays
Rank: species
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; Chondrichthyes; Elasmobranchii; Selachii; Galeomorphii; Galeoidea; Orectolobiformes; Rhincodontidae; Rhincodon
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 89,479
Protein 28,000
Structure 2
Genome 1
Popset 10
PubMed Central 298
Gene 28,770
SRA Experiments 40
Identical Protein Groups 25,877
Bio Project 8
Bio Sample 13
Assembly 3
Taxonomy 1

Genome Information

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External Information Resources (NCBI LinkOut)

LinkOut Subject LinkOut Provider
Rhincodon typus taxonomy/phylogenetic Animal Diversity Web
DNA barcoding : Rhincodon typus taxonomy/phylogenetic Barcodes of Life
Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828 taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
GOLD: Go0102394 organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
Show Biotic Interactions taxonomy/phylogenetic Global Biotic Interactions
Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828 taxonomy/phylogenetic Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Rhincodon typus taxonomy/phylogenetic Ocean Biogeographic Information System
plazi taxonomy/phylogenetic Plazi
WebScipio: Rhincodon typus organism-specific WebScipio - eukaryotic gene identification
Rhincodon typus Smith, 1828 taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
diArk: Rhincodon typus organism-specific diArk - a resource for eukaryotic genome research
2 records from provider taxonomy/phylogenetic iPhylo
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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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