Type: OrganismTaxon

A classification of a set of organisms. Examples: NCBITaxon:9606 (Homo sapiens), NCBITaxon:2 (Bacteria). Can also be used to represent strains or subspecies.

URI: biolink:OrganismTaxon



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Identifier prefixes

  • NCBITaxon
  • MESH


  • is_a: OntologyClass - a concept or class in an ontology, vocabulary or thesaurus

Referenced by class


Inherited from named thing:

  • id REQ
    • Description: A unique identifier for a thing. Must be either a CURIE shorthand for a URI or a complete URI
    • range: String
    • in subsets: (translator_minimal)
  • name REQ
    • Description: A human-readable name for a thing
    • range: LabelType
    • in subsets: (translator_minimal)
  • category 1..*
    • Description: Name of the high level ontology class in which this entity is categorized. Corresponds to the label for the biolink entity type class. In a neo4j database this MAY correspond to the neo4j label tag
    • range: CategoryType
    • in subsets: (translator_minimal)

Other properties

Mappings:   WIKIDATA:Q16521