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IMGT taxon abbreviations

IMGT taxon abbreviations are represented in a 6-letter code which comprises the 3 first letters from the genus name and the 3 first letters from the species name.

Examples:
Musmus for Mus musculus
Mussax for Mus saxicola
Muspah for Mus pahari

For the human species, the word "Human" is used.