New Annotations in RefSeq!

New Annotations in RefSeq!

In July, August, and September, the NCBI Eukaryotic Genome Annotation Pipeline released fifty-six new annotations in RefSeq!

New Annotations
  • Achroia grisella (moth)
  • Acipenser ruthenus (sterlet)
  • Ahaetulla prasina (snake)
  • Alligator mississippiensis (American alligator)
  • Ammospiza caudacuta (bird)
  • Ammospiza nelsoni (bird)
  • Anopheles bellator (mosquito)
  • Anopheles coustani (mosquito)
  • Anopheles ziemanni (mosquito)
  • Arachis stenosperma (eudicot)
  • Carassius carassius (crucian carp)
  • Centropristis striata (black seabass)
  • Cornus florida (flowering dogwood) (pictured)
  • Corylus avellana (European hazelnut)
  • Corythoichthys intestinalis (scribbled pipefish)
  • Cryptomeria japonica (Japanese cedar)
  • Daphnia carinata (crustacean)
  • Dasypus novemcinctus (nine-banded armadillo)
  • Diceros bicornis minor (black rhinoceros)
  • Diorhabda carinulata (beetle)
  • Doryrhamphus excisus (bluestripe pipefish)
  • Gavia stellata (red-throated loon)
  • Hemibagrus wyckioides (bony fish)
  • Hevea brasiliensis (rubber tree)
  • Hirundo rustica (Barn swallow)
  • Hylobates moloch (silvery gibbon)
  • Kogia breviceps (pygmy sperm whale)
  • Lycium ferocissimum (eudicot)
  • Magnolia sinica (flowering plant)
  • Malania oleifera (eudicot)
  • Malaya genurostris (mosquito)
  • Marmota monax (woodchuck)
  • Melospiza georgiana (bird)
  • Musca domestica (house fly)
  • Mustela lutreola (European mink)
  • Mustela nigripes (black-footed ferret)
  • Myotis daubentonii (Daubenton’s bat)
  • Neocloeon triangulifer (mayfly)
  • Neofelis nebulosa (Clouded leopard)
  • Ochotona princeps (American pika)
  • Onychostoma macrolepis (bony fish)
  • Peromyscus eremicus (cactus mouse)
  • Phlebotomus argentipes (fly)
  • Phymastichus coffea (wasps, ants & bees)
  • Physella acuta (gastropod)
  • Pocillopora verrucosa (stony corals)
  • Poecile atricapillus (Black-capped chickadee)
  • Rhododendron vialii (eudicot)
  • Salvia miltiorrhiza (eudicot)
  • Solea solea (common sole)
  • Stegostoma tigrinum (sharks & rays)
  • Stomoxys calcitrans (stable fly)
  • Tigriopus californicus (tidepool copepod)
  • Topomyia yanbarensis (mosquito)
  • Vicia villosa (hairy vetch)
  • Vitis vinifera (wine grape)

View the full list of annotated eukaryotes available in the GDV genome browser. You can download genome sequence and metadata using the NCBI Datasets command line tool.

Stay up to date

RefSeq is part of the NIH Comparative Genomics Resource (CGR). CGR facilitates reliable comparative genomics analyses for all eukaryotic organisms through an NCBI Toolkit and community collaboration.    

CGR is also making it easier to navigate between data and tools. To see this list and find out what’s in the RefSeq annotation pipeline, check out the new table in NCBI Datasets with information on the latest eukaryotic RefSeq annotations.

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