Priapulus caudatus (Penis worm) (Priapulus_caudatus-5.0.1)

About Priapulus caudatus

Priapulus caudatus is a marine invertebrate belonging to the phylum Priapulida, the penis worms. It is a cylindrical, unsegmented worm which burrows in soft sediment on the seabed. It has a circumpolar distribution.

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Taxonomy ID 37621

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Taxonomy ID 37621

Data source Washington University (WashU)

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Genome assembly: Priapulus_caudatus-5.0.1

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Gene annotation

What can I find? Protein-coding and non-coding genes, splice variants, cDNA and protein sequences, non-coding RNAs.

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Comparative genomics

What can I find? Homologues, gene trees, and whole genome alignments across multiple species.

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This species currently has no variation database. However you can process your own variants using the Variant Effect Predictor:

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