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Ensembl stable ID prefixes

Stable IDs are created in the form [species prefix][feature type prefix][a unique eleven digit number]. For example a mouse gene might be ENSMUSG###########. The prefixes are listed below.

Feature prefixes

E exon
FM Ensembl protein family
G gene
GT gene tree
P protein
R regulatory feature
T transcript

Species prefixes

PrefixSpecies name
ENSTTRTursiops truncatus (Dolphin)
ENSOCUOryctolagus cuniculus (Rabbit)
ENSTNITetraodon nigroviridis (Tetraodon)
ENSFALFicedula albicollis (Flycatcher)
ENSBTABos taurus (Cow)
ENSRNORattus norvegicus (Rat)
ENSXETXenopus tropicalis (Xenopus)
ENSTRUTakifugu rubripes (Fugu)
ENSOGAOtolemur garnettii (Bushbaby)
ENSPMAPetromyzon marinus (Lamprey)
ENSGMOGadus morhua (Cod)
ENSCINCiona intestinalis
ENSAPLAnas platyrhynchos (Duck)
ENSFCAFelis catus (Cat)
ENSVPAVicugna pacos (Alpaca)
ENSMUSMus musculus (Mouse)
ENSGGOGorilla gorilla gorilla (Gorilla)
ENSPSIPelodiscus sinensis (Chinese softshell turtle)
ENSORLOryzias latipes (Medaka)
ENSGACGasterosteus aculeatus (Stickleback)
ENSAMXAstyanax mexicanus (Cave fish)
ENSDORDipodomys ordii (Kangaroo rat)
ENSCAFCanis lupus familiaris (Dog)
ENSECAEquus caballus (Horse)
ENSSHASarcophilus harrisii (Tasmanian devil)
ENSAMEAiluropoda melanoleuca (Panda)
ENSCSAVCiona savignyi
ENSETEEchinops telfairi (Lesser hedgehog tenrec)
ENSOAROvis aries (Sheep)
ENSPCAProcavia capensis (Hyrax)
ENSPTRPan troglodytes (Chimpanzee)
ENSSSCSus scrofa (Pig)
ENSNLENomascus leucogenys (Gibbon)
ENSCELCaenorhabditis elegans (Caenorhabditis elegans)
ENSMICMicrocebus murinus (Mouse Lemur)
ENSPVAPteropus vampyrus (Megabat)
ENSDARDanio rerio (Zebrafish)
ENSXMAXiphophorus maculatus (Platyfish)
ENSCJACallithrix jacchus (Marmoset)
ENSONIOreochromis niloticus (Tilapia)
ENSCPOCavia porcellus (Guinea Pig)
ENSGALGallus gallus (Chicken)
ENSEEUErinaceus europaeus (Hedgehog)
ENSMLUMyotis lucifugus (Microbat)
ENSMEUMacropus eugenii (Wallaby)
ENSOPROchotona princeps (Pika)
ENSDNODasypus novemcinctus (Armadillo)
ENSTSYTarsius syrichta (Tarsier)
ENSMGAMeleagris gallopavo (Turkey)
ENSHomo sapiens (Human)
ENSMPUMustela putorius furo (Ferret)
ENSCHOCholoepus hoffmanni (Sloth)
ENSOANOrnithorhynchus anatinus (Platypus)
ENSSARSorex araneus (Shrew)
ENSMMUMacaca mulatta (Macaque)
ENSLOCLepisosteus oculatus (Spotted gar)
ENSMODMonodelphis domestica (Opossum)
ENSSCESaccharomyces cerevisiae (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
ENSACAAnolis carolinensis (Anole lizard)
ENSSTOIctidomys tridecemlineatus (Squirrel)
ENSLAFLoxodonta africana (Elephant)
ENSTGUTaeniopygia guttata (Zebra Finch)
FBDrosophila melanogaster (Fruitfly)
ENSTBETupaia belangeri (Tree Shrew)
ENSLACLatimeria chalumnae (Coelacanth)
ENSPPYPongo abelii (Orangutan)