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Taxonomy ID: 33103 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid33103)
current name
Ulvophyceae Mattox and Stewart, 1984
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
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 43,410 -
Protein 61,757 -
Structure 14 -
Genome 12 -
Popset 613 110
GEO Datasets 21 -
PubMed Central 7,759 434
Gene 9,419 -
SRA Experiments 836 -
Protein Clusters 88 -
Identical Protein Groups 43,674 -
BioProject 182 -
BioSample 970 -
Assembly 20 -
PubChem BioAssay 6 -
Taxonomy 3,618 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
Adl SM et al. (2012), other link:
Adl SM, Simpson AG, Lane CE, Lukeš 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.
Cocquyt E et al. 2010, doi:10.1093/molbev/msq091
Cocquyt E, Verbruggen H, Leliaert F, De Clerck O. 2010. Evolution and cytological diversification of the green seaweeds (Ulvophyceae). Molecular Biology and Evolution 27: 2052–2061. DOI:
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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Ulvophyceae K.R. Mattox & K.D. Stewart, 1978 taxonomy/phylogenetic Ocean Biogeographic Information System
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Ulvophyceae K.R. Mattox & K.D. Stewart, 1978 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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