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Taxonomy ID: 3596 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3596)
current name
Pereskia Mill., 1754
NCBI BLAST name: eudicots
Rank: genus
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; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; Caryophyllales; Cactineae; Cactaceae; Pereskioideae
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 276 -
Protein 481 -
Genome 1 -
Popset 106 104
GEO Datasets 7 -
PubMed Central 154 154
Gene 180 -
SRA Experiments 15 -
Identical Protein Groups 269 -
BioProject 7 -
BioSample 15 -
Assembly 1 -
Taxonomy 17 1

Comments and References:

TROPICOS (Jun 02, 2011)
Name verified on 2 June 2011 in: Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008 - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, U.S.A. on line at:
FNA - Pereskia
Hawkes MW. 2004. In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (Eds.) Flora of North America North of Mexico, Vol. 4: Magnoliophyta: Caryophyllidae, Part 1. New York and Oxford. On-line version.
Hernandez-Ledesma P et al. 2015, doi:10.3372/wi.45.45301
Hernandez-Ledesma P, Berendsohn WG, Borsch T, Von Mering S, Akhani H, Arias S, Castaneda-Noa I, Eggli U, Eriksson R, Flores- Olvera H, Fuentes-Bazan S, Kadereit G, Klak C, Korotkova N, Nyffeler R, Ocampo G, Ochoterena H, Oxelman B, Rabeler RK, Sanchez A, Schlumpberger BO & Uotila P. 2015. A taxonomic backbone for the global synthesis of species diversity in the angiosperm order Caryophyllales. Willdenowia, 45(3):281-383.
Edwards EJ et al. 2005
Edwards EJ, Nyffeler R and Donoghue MJ. 2005. Basal cactus phylogeny: implications of Pereskia (Cactaceae) paraphyly for the transition to the cactus life form. American Journal of Botany 92: 1177-1188.
Butterworth CA & Wallace RS 2005, doi:10.1600/036364405775097806
Butterworth CA & Wallace RS. 2005. Molecular phylogenetics of the leafy cactus genus Pereskia (Cactaceae). Systematic Botany 30: 800-808.

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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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