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Malus domestica

Taxonomy ID: 3750 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3750)
current name
Malus domestica (Suckow) Borkh., 1803, nom. cons. 1)
Pyrus malus var. domestica Suckow, 1786
homotypic synonym:
Malus pumila var. domestica (Borkh.) C.K.Schneid.
Malus sylvestris var. domestica (Borkh.) Mansf.
Genbank common name: apple
NCBI BLAST name: eudicots
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Plastid genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Malus communis Desf.
heterotypic synonym
Malus pumila auct.
heterotypic synonym
Malus × domestica
heterotypic synonym
Pyrus malus L.
common name(s) apple tree, cultivated apple
Lineage( abbreviated )
Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; rosids; fabids; Rosales; Rosaceae; Amygdaloideae; Maleae; Malus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 400,657 400,655
Protein 103,856 103,856
Structure 18 18
Genome 1 1
Popset 263 263
GEO Datasets 1,614 1,614
PubMed Central 6,216 6,216
Gene 71,805 71,805
SRA Experiments 12,175 12,175
Identical Protein Groups 83,808 83,808
BioProject 427 426
BioSample 12,531 12,518
Assembly 41 41
PubChem BioAssay 19 19
Taxonomy 2 1


Comments and References:

Wilson KL (2017), doi:10.12705/663.15
Wilson KL. 2017. Report of the General Committee: 18. Taxon 66(3): 742-744.
Qian G-Z et al. 2010
Qian G-Z, Liu L-F, Tang G-G. 2010. (1933) Proposal to conserve the name Malus domestica against M. pumila, M. communis, M. frutescens, and Pyrus dioica (Rosaceae). Taxon 59(2): 650-652. DOI:

Genome Information

Go to NCBI genomic BLAST page for Malus domestica
Genome view: 17 chromosomes
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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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