Daphnia magna (daphmag2.4)

About Daphnia magna

Daphnia magna is a small planktonic crustacean that belongs to the subclass Phyllopoda. It inhabits a variety of freshwater environments and is broadly distributed throughout the northern hemisphere, and in South Africa.

D. magna is used in many different fields of research, such as ecotoxicology, population genetics, the evolution of sex, phenotypic plasticity, ecophysiology (including global change biology) and host-parasite interactions.

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Taxonomy ID 35525

Data source European Nucleotide Archive

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Genome assembly: daphmag2.4

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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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