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Taxonomy ID: 5052 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid5052)
current name
Aspergillus P. Micheli ex Haller, 1768
NCBI BLAST name: ascomycete fungi
Rank: genus
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 4 (Mold Mitochondrial; Protozoan Mitochondrial; Coelenterate Mitochondrial; Mycoplasma; Spiroplasma)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Emericella Berk., 1857
heterotypic synonym
Polypaecilum G. Sm., 1961
heterotypic synonym
Chaetosartorya Subram., 1972
heterotypic synonym
Petromyces Malloch & Cain, 1972
heterotypic synonym
Phialosimplex Sigler, Deanna A. Sutton, Gibas, Summerb. & Iwen, 2010
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Fungi; Dikarya; Ascomycota; saccharomyceta; Pezizomycotina; leotiomyceta; Eurotiomycetes; Eurotiomycetidae; Eurotiales; Aspergillaceae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 1,126,949 38
Protein 5,563,692 -
Structure 1,119 -
Genome 226 -
Popset 3,047 2,162
Conserved Domains 1 1
GEO Datasets 4,091 2
PubMed Central 78,699 78,490
Gene 676,938 -
SRA Experiments 12,555 110
GEO Profiles 12,904 -
Identical Protein Groups 1,603,349 -
BioProject 3,712 41
BioSample 12,898 124
Assembly 1,271 -
PubChem BioAssay 5,424 19
Taxonomy 2,618 1

Comments and References:

Sigler et al. (2010)
Sigler L, Sutton DA, Gibas CF, Summerbell RC, Noel RK, Iwen PC, 2010. Phialosimplex, a new anamorphic genus associated with infections in dogs and having phylogenetic affinity to the Trichocomaceae. Med Mycol 48: 335-345.
Kocsubé S et al. (2016), other link:
Kocsubé S, Perrone G, Magistà D, Houbraken J, Varga J, Szigeti G, Hubka V, Hong SB, Frisvad JC, Samson RA. 2016. Aspergillus is monophyletic: Evidence from multiple gene phylogenies and extrolites profiles. Stud Mycol 85:199-213.

Genome Information

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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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