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Viscaria alpina

Taxonomy ID: 39927 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid39927)
current name
Viscaria alpina (L.) G.Don, 1831
homotypic synonym:
Lychnis alpina L.
Steris alpina (L.) Sourk.
NCBI BLAST name: eudicots
Rank: species
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
Silene liponeura H.Neumayer
common name(s) alpine catchfly
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; Caryophyllales; Caryophyllaceae; Sileneae; Viscaria
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Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 68
Protein 38
Popset 13
PubMed Central 8
SRA Experiments 2
Identical Protein Groups 21
BioProject 1
BioSample 2
Taxonomy 1

Comments and References:

IPNI (Aug 01, 2008)
Name verified on 1 August 2008, in: The International Plant Names Index (2004). Published on the Internet
Frajman B et al. 2009a
Frajman B, Heidari N, Oxelman B. 2009. Phylogenetic relationships of Atocion and Viscaria (Sileneae, Caryophyllaceae) inferred from chloroplast, nuclear ribosomal, and low-copy gene DNA sequences. Taxon 58(3): 811-824.
Frajman B et al. 2013, doi:10.1111/boj.12090
Frajman B, Thollesson M & Oxelman B. 2013. Taxonomic revision of Atocion and Viscaria (Sileneae, Caryophyllaceae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 173: 194-210. DOI:

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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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