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Malus domestica

Taxonomy ID: 3750 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid3750)
current name
Malus domestica Borkh., nom. cons. prop.
homotypic synonym:
Malus pumila var. domestica (Borkh.) C.K.Schneid.
Malus sylvestris var. domestica (Borkh.) Mansf.
Genbank common name: apple
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
Malus communis Desf.
heterotypic synonym
Malus pumila auct.
heterotypic synonym
Malus × domestica
heterotypic synonym
Pyrus malus L.
common name(s) apple tree, cultivated apple
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; eudicotyledons; Gunneridae; Pentapetalae; rosids; fabids; Rosales; Rosaceae; Amygdaloideae; Maleae; Malus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 400,140 400,138
Protein 99,030 99,030
Structure 15 15
Genome 1 1
Popset 255 255
GEO Datasets 1,314 1,314
PubMed Central 4,230 4,230
Gene 71,675 71,675
SRA Experiments 7,741 7,741
Identical Protein Groups 83,695 83,695
Bio Project 243 242
Bio Sample 8,430 8,417
Bio Systems 262 262
Assembly 12 12
Probe 29,280 29,280
PubChem BioAssay 18 18
Taxonomy 2 1

Comments and References:

GRIN (Sept 12, 2013)
Name accessed on 12 September 2013 in: USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
Qian G-Z et al. 2010
Qian G-Z, Liu L-F, Tang G-G. 2010. (1933) Proposal to conserve the name Malus domestica against M. pumila, M. communis, M. frutescens, and Pyrus dioica (Rosaceae). Taxon 59(2): 650-652. DOI:
Malus domestica
See note in USDA GRIN taxaonomy for nomenclature.

Genome Information

Go to NCBI genomic BLAST page for Malus domestica
Genome view: 17 chromosomes
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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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