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Caenorhabditis elegans

Taxonomy ID: 6239 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid6239)
current name
Caenorhabditis elegans (Maupas, 1900)
homotypic synonym:
Rhabditis elegans Maupas, 1900
NCBI BLAST name: nematodes
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 5 (Invertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
common name(s) roundworm
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Protostomia; Ecdysozoa; Nematoda; Chromadorea; Rhabditida; Rhabditina; Rhabditomorpha; Rhabditoidea; Rhabditidae; Peloderinae; Caenorhabditis
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Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 475,227
Protein 69,209
Structure 410
Genome 1
Popset 39
Conserved Domains 22
GEO Datasets 24,513
PubMed Central 60,029
Gene 50,987
HomoloGene 4,291
SRA Experiments 36,551
GEO Profiles 795,897
Protein Clusters 12
Identical Protein Groups 31,959
Bio Project 1,755
Bio Sample 34,789
Bio Systems 1,308
Assembly 31
Probe 186,754
PubChem BioAssay 481
Taxonomy 1

Genome Information

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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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