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Taxonomy ID: 3166 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3166)
current name
Chlorophyceae Christensen, 1994
NCBI BLAST name: green algae
Rank: class
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Plastid genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Chlorophyta; core chlorophytes
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 919,923 -
Protein 633,982 -
Structure 369 -
Genome 44 -
Popset 745 322
Conserved Domains 8 -
GEO Datasets 2,268 -
PubMed Central 26,239 1,553
Gene 59,847 -
SRA Experiments 7,490 -
Protein Clusters 8,210 -
Identical Protein Groups 527,470 -
BioProject 2,084 -
BioSample 7,704 -
Assembly 92 -
PubChem BioAssay 153 -
Taxonomy 4,578 1

Comments and References:

Adl SM et al. (2012), other link:
Adl SM, Simpson AG, Lane CE, LukesĖŒ J, Bass D, Bowser SS, Brown MW, Burki F, Dunthorn M, Hampl V, Heiss A, Hoppenrath M, Lara E, Le Gall L, Lynn DH, McManus H, Mitchell EA, Mozley-Stanridge SE, Parfrey LW, Pawlowski J, Rueckert S, Shadwick L, Schoch CL, Smirnov A, Spiegel FW. The revised classification of eukaryotes. J Eukaryot Microbiol. 2012 Sep;59(5):429-93.
Leliaert F et al. 2012
Leliaert F, Smith DR, Moreau H, Herron MD, Verbruggen H, Delwiche CF and de Clerck O. 2012. Phylogeny and Molecular Evolution of the Green Algae. Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences 31: 1-46.
Ruhfel BR et al. 2014, doi:10.1186/1471-2148-14-23
Ruhfel BR, Gitzendanner MA, Soltis PS, Soltis DE and Burleigh HG. 2014. From algae to angiosperms-inferring the phylogeny of green plants (Viridiplantae) from 360 plastid genomes. BMC Evolutionary Biology 14:23
Fang L et al. 2017, doi:10.1111/jse.12248
Fang L, Leliaert F, Zhang Z-H, Penny D, Zhong B-J. 2017. Evolution of the Chlorophyta: Insights from chloroplast phylogenomic analyses. Journal of Systematics and Evolution 55(4): 322-332. First published: 14 March 2017. DOI:

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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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