Eleven eukaryotic annotations added to RefSeq in April 2017


Central Bearded Dragon (Pogona vitticeps)
(Credit: Mark Sum, USGS. Public domain.)

In April, the NCBI Eukaryotic Genome Annotation Pipeline released new annotations in RefSeq for the following eleven organisms:

  • Bombus terrestris (buff-tailed bumblebee)
  • Ceratitis capitata (Mediterranean fruit fly)
  • Athalia rosae (coleseed sawfly)
  • Dendrobium catenatum (a monocot)
  • Phalaenopsis equestris (a monocot)
  • Orbicella faveolata (stony coral)
  • Pogona vitticeps (central bearded dragon)
  • Oryzias latipes (Japanese medaka)
  • Sesamum indicum (sesame)
  • Jatropha curcas (a eudicot)
  • Amborella trichopoda (a flowering plant)

See more details on the Eukaryotic RefSeq Genome Annotation Status page.

Eight new eukaryotic genome annotations added to RefSeq


In the past month, the NCBI Eukaryotic Genome Annotation Pipeline has released new annotations in RefSeq for the following organisms:

  • Zea mays (maize)
  • Labrus bergylta (ballan wrasse)
  • Monopterus albus (swamp eel)
  • Corvus cornix cornix (hooded crow)
  • Prunus persica (peach)
  • Rhincodon typus (whale shark)
  • Oncorhynchus kisutch (coho salmon)
  • Pseudomyrmex gracilis (ant)

See more details on the Eukaryotic RefSeq Genome Annotation Status page.

Maize diversity