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Dictyocaulus viviparus

BioProject PRJEB5116 | Data Source University of Edinburgh | Taxonomy ID 29172

About Dictyocaulus viviparus

The nematode Dictyocaulus viviparus, or bovine lungworm, is the cause of parasitic bronchitis in cattle with a world wide distribution in temperate areas. It can also be found in small ruminants (sheep, goats) and deer.

There is 1 alternative genome project for Dictyocaulus viviparus available in WormBase ParaSite: PRJNA72587

Genome assembly: nDv.1.0

The D. vaviparus genome assembly was produced by the Blaxter laboratory at University of Edinburgh. The assembly version represented here is nDv.1.0 from nematodes.org.

Gene annotation

The gene predictions were made by the Blaxter laboratory at University of Edinburgh. The version represented here is nDv.1.0.1 from nematodes.org.

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

Comparative genomics

What can I find? Orthologues, paralogues, and gene trees across multiple species.

More information and statistics


Database VersionWBPS8
Genome Size169,388,535
Data SourceUniversity of Edinburgh
Annotation Version2014-05-WormBase

Gene counts

Coding genes14,306
Gene transcripts14,306

Assembly Statistics

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