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Descriptor English:   Proboscidea Mammal 
Descriptor Spanish:   Mamíferos Proboscídeos 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Mamífero Proboscídeo 
Synonyms English:   Mammal, Proboscidea
Mammals, Proboscidea
Proboscidea Mammals  
Tree Number:   B01.050.150.900.649.833
Definition English:   An order of MAMMALS that feeds using their trunks. It contains one family, the Elephantidae, comprised of two living genera of ELEPHANTS plus the extinct MAMMOTHS and MASTODONS. 
Indexing Annotation English:   do not confuse the order Proboscidea with the Proboscidea plant genus (PEDALIACEAE).
History Note English:   2010; use ELEPHANTS 2003-2009 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CL classification EM embryology
GE genetics GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
ME metabolism MI microbiology
PS parasitology PH physiology
PX psychology SU surgery
UR urine VI virology
Record Number:   53444 
Unique Identifier:   D056662 

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