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Aspergillus flavus

Taxonomy ID: 5059 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid5059)
current name
Aspergillus flavus Link, 1809
culture from neotype of Aspergillus flavus: ATCC:16883, CBS:569.65, IMI:124930
NCBI BLAST name: ascomycete fungi
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 4 (Mold Mitochondrial; Protozoan Mitochondrial; Coelenterate Mitochondrial; Mycoplasma; Spiroplasma)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Aspergillus parvisclerotigenus (Mich. Saito & Tsuruta) Frisvad & Samson, 2005
Aspergillus flavus var. parvisclerotigenus Mich. Saito & Tsuruta, 1993
heterotypic synonym
Petromyces flavus B.W. Horn, I. Carbone & G.G. Moore 2009
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Fungi; Dikarya; Ascomycota; saccharomyceta; Pezizomycotina; leotiomyceta; Eurotiomycetes; Eurotiomycetidae; Eurotiales; Aspergillaceae; Aspergillus; Aspergillus subgen. Circumdati
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links Links from type
Nucleotide 55,942 42,453 11
Protein 179,185 126,644 -
Structure 113 92 -
Genome 1 1 -
Popset 770 766 -
GEO Datasets 475 468 -
PubMed Central 10,675 10,675 -
Gene 25,863 52 -
SRA Experiments 2,418 2,381 -
Identical Protein Groups 75,657 61,139 -
BioProject 234 212 -
BioSample 2,505 2,474 2
Assembly 246 241 -
PubChem BioAssay 844 839 -
Taxonomy 11 1 -

Comments and References:

image:Aspergillus flavus
Frisvad et al. (2005)
Frisvad JC, Skouboe P, Samson RA. 2005. Taxonomic comparison of three different groups of aflatoxin producers and a new efficient producer of aflatoxin B1, sterigmatocystin and 3-O-methylsterigmatocystin, Aspergillus rambellii sp. nov. Syst Appl Microbiol. 28: 442-453.
Frisvad JC et al. (2019), other link:
Frisvad JC, Hubka V, Ezekiel CN, Hong SB, Nováková A, Chen AJ, Arzanlou M, Larsen TO, Sklenář F, Mahakarnchanakul W, Samson RA, Houbraken J. 2019. Taxonomy of Aspergillus section Flavi and their production of aflatoxins, ochratoxins and other mycotoxins. Stud Mycol 93:1-63.

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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