FlyBase is the database of the Drosophila Genome Projects and of associated literature.

Prefix
flybase
Preferred Prefix
FlyBase
Alternative Prefixes
FB FlyBase
Links
Homepage
Contact
Missing Contact
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in FlyBase Gene ID should match this regular expression:
^FB\w{2}\d{7}$

Example Local Unique Identifier
FBgn0011293   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from FlyBase Gene ID should match this regular expression:
^FlyBase:FB\w{2}\d{7}$

Example CURIE
FlyBase:FBgn0011293
Metaregistry

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 8 mappings to external registries for flybase.

Registry Name Metaprefix External Prefix
Cellosaurus Registry cellosaurus FlyBase
Gene Ontology Registry go FB
Identifiers.org miriam fb
Name-to-Thing n2t fb
National Center for Biotechnology Information Registry ncbi FLYBASE
Prefix Commons prefixcommons FlyBase
UniProt Cross-ref database uniprot FlyBase
Wikidata Property wikidata P3852
Providers

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE flybase:FBgn0011293 is used to demonstrate the provides available for flybase. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URI
FlyBase Gene ID flybase https://flybase.org/reports/FBgn0011293
Bioregistry bioregistry https://bioregistry.io/flybase:FBgn0011293
Identifiers.org miriam https://identifiers.org/fb:FBgn0011293
Name-to-Thing n2t https://n2t.net/fb:FBgn0011293
Extra Providers

Additional providers curated in the Bioregistry are listed here.

Code Name URL
bioentitylink FlyBase through BioEntity Link https://bioentity.link/#/lexicon/public/FBgn0011293
agr FlyBase through the Alliance of Genome Resources https://www.alliancegenome.org/gene/FB:FBgn0011293