Family

Phycocyanin, alpha subunit (IPR006246)

Short name: Phycocyanin_a

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships

Description

These sequences in this family represent the phycocyanin alpha subunit. Other, homologous phyobiliproteins of the phycobilisome include phycocyanin alpha chain and the allophycocyanin and phycoerythrin alpha and beta chains. Not included are the closely related phycoerythrocyanin alpha subunit sequences.

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0015979 photosynthesis

Molecular Function

No terms assigned in this category.

Cellular Component

GO:0030089 phycobilisome

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
TIGRFAMs