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Caeciliidae 1)

Taxonomy ID: 8446 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid8446)
current name
Caeciliidae 1)
Genbank common name: true caecilians
NCBI BLAST name: caecilians
Rank: family
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 2 (Vertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Deuterostomia; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata; Teleostomi; Euteleostomi; Sarcopterygii; Dipnotetrapodomorpha; Tetrapoda; Amphibia; Gymnophiona
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 79 -
Protein 152 -
Popset 20 20
PubMed Central 68 29
Gene 144 -
SRA Experiments 11 -
Identical Protein Groups 97 -
BioProject 6 -
BioSample 11 -
Taxonomy 14 1


Comments and References:

Wake et al. (1994)
Wake,M.H., Dubois,A., Frost,D.R., Moore,T.E. and Nussbaum,R.A. "Caeciliidae Rafinesque-Schmaltz, 1814 (Amphibia, Gymnophiona) and Caeciliidae Kolbe, 1880 (Insecta, Psocoptera): Proposed removal of the homonymy by the revocation of Opinion 1462 and the adoption of the spelling Caeciliusidae for the psocopteran family name" Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 51 (3) 237-239 (1994)
ICZN (1996)
International Commission On Zoological Nomenclature "Caeciliidae Kolbe, 1880 (Insecta, Psocoptera): Spelling emended to Caeciliusidae, so removing the homonymy with Caeciliidae Rafinesque, 1814 (Amphibia, Gymnophiona)" Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature53 (1) 68-69 (1996)

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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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