Abbreviation for Species' Name

ACAplysia californicaCalifornia sea hare
#BBPapio cynocephalus baboon
BMBombyx mori silkworm
BTBos taurusbovine
CFCanis familiarisdog
CHCapra hircus goat
CPCavia porcellusguinea-pig
DEDrosophila erecta
DHDrosophila hydei
DMDrosophila melanogasterfruit fly
DSDrosophila simulans
DVDrosophila virilis
ECEquus caballusdomestic horse
GD?Gallus galluschicken
#HMCricetulus sp.hamster
HSHomo sapienshuman
HVHydry vulgarhydra
MAMesocricetus auratusSyrian hamster
MMMus musculusmouse
OK?Oncorhynchus keta/kistch?salmon
OMOncorhynchus mykissrainbow trout
#PETorpedo californiaPacific electric ray
#RARattus sp.rat
#RBOryctolagus cuniclusrabbit
RNRattus norvegicusNorway rat
#SHOvis ariessheep
SMSchistosoma mansoni
SSSus scrofapig
TTTachypleus tridentatusLimulus
#TUMeleagris gallopavoturkey
XE-> XL
XLXenopus laevisAfrican clawed frog
ZMZea maysmaize
00artificial (e.g., transgenic mouse)

Last update: 28 November, 1997
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