Theobroma speciosum

Organism Details
Common Name Cocoa out-group
Genus Theobroma
Species speciosum
Abbreviation T.speciosum
Cocoa is a fruit tree that has particular economic importance for the humid tropical countries where it is cultivated. After fermentation, drying and roasting, the beans are used to make chocolate. Cocoa is often cultivated under a forest canopy and in small plantations, which also means that it helps maintain biodiversity and respect the environment.

Life span Perennial
Mating system Allogamy
Number of chromosomes 2n = 20
Sequenced accession


The following files are available for download:

Theobroma speciosum (GFF3 format) KB2_theodromaSpeciosum.gff
Theobroma speciosum (FASTA format) Abyss_Cap3_KB2_250.fasta

Functional annotations

Blast vs UniProt SwissProt (XML format) KB2_SP.xml
Blast vs UniProt TrEMBLE (XML format) KB2_TR.xml
Blast vs NCBI nr (XML format) KB2_NR.xml
Blast vs nt (XML format) KB2_NT.xml
Blast vs Arabidopsis Thaliana (XML format) KB2_arabido.xml
Blast vs Rice (XML format) KB2_rice.xml
Blast2Go Abyss_Cap3_KB2_250.4b2g.xml.annot
Prot4EST KB2_translations_xtn.fsa
Data Type Summary
The following data types are currently present for this organism
Feature Type Count
gene 22,440
CDS 22,440
three_prime_UTR 20,278
five_prime_UTR 18,388
Feature Browser
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Feature Name Unique Name Type
Contig1012 Contig1012 gene
Contig1013 Contig1013 gene
Contig1015 Contig1015 gene
Contig1016 Contig1016 gene
Contig1017 Contig1017 gene
Contig1019 Contig1019 gene
Contig102 Contig102 gene
Contig1020 Contig1020 gene
Contig1021 Contig1021 gene
Contig1023 Contig1023 gene