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Taxonomy ID: 131209 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid131209)
current name
NCBI BLAST name: green plants
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)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Zygnematophyceae van den Hoek et al., 1995
heterotypic synonym
heterotypic synonym
heterotypic synonym
common name(s) gamophytes
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 729,461 -
Protein 411,772 -
Genome 6 -
Popset 108 59
GEO Datasets 2 -
PubMed Central 2,092 318
Gene 2,236 -
SRA Experiments 932 -
Protein Clusters 85 -
Identical Protein Groups 364,372 -
BioProject 66 -
BioSample 844 -
Assembly 13 -
Taxonomy 1,204 1

Comments and References:

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
Wickett NJ et al. 2014, doi:10.1073/pnas.1323926111
Wickett NJ, Mirarab S, Nguyen N, et al. 2014. Phylotranscriptomic analysis of the origin and early diversification of land plants. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111: E4859-E4868. DOI:
Guiry MD 2013, doi:10.4490/algae.2013.28.1.001
Guiry MD. 2013. Taxonomy and nomenclature of the Conjugatophyceae (= Zygnematophyceae). Algae 28(1): 1-29.
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.
Lewis LA & McCourt RM 2004
Lewis LA and McCourt RM. 2004. Green algae and the origin of land plants. American Journal of Botany 91: 1535-1556.

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Conjugatophyceae taxonomy/phylogenetic Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Conjugatophyceae taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
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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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