Qualifier
organism
Definition scientific name or higher-level classification of the organism or agent that provided the sequenced genetic material.
Value Format
"text"
Example /organism="Homo sapiens"
/organism="Lactobacillaceae bacterium"
/organism="West Nile virus"
/organism="synthetic construct"
/organism="uncultured bacterium"
Comment includes names for Prokaryotes, Eukaryotes, Viruses, synthetic sequences, uncultured samples, and unclassified organisms. The organism name which appears on the OS or ORGANISM line will match the value of the /organism qualifier of the source key in the simplest case of a one-source sequence.