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Descriptor English:   Cercopithecus aethiops 
Descriptor Spanish:   Cercopithecus aethiops 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Cercopithecus aethiops 
Synonyms English:   Chlorocebus aethiops
Savannah Monkey
Chlorocebus aethiop
Green Monkey, African
Green Monkeys
Grivet Monkeys
Monkey, Savannah
Monkeys, Green
Monkeys, Grivet
Monkeys, Savannah
Monkeys, Vervet
Savannah Monkeys
Vervet Monkeys
aethiop, Chlorocebus
aethiops, Chlorocebus
Cercopithecus pygerythrus
Monkey, African Green
Monkey, Green
Monkey, Grivet
Cercopithecus sabeus
African Green Monkey
Cercopithecus tantalus
Green Monkey
Grivet Monkey
Monkey, Vervet
Vervet Monkey  
Tree Number:   B01.050.150.900.649.313.988.400.
Definition English:   A species of CERCOPITHECUS containing three subspecies: C. tantalus, C. pygerythrus, and C. sabeus. They are found in the forests and savannah of Africa. The African green monkey (C. pygerythrus) is the natural host of SIMIAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS and is used in AIDS research. 
Indexing Annotation English:   index NIM with no qualifiers when an experimental animal; diseases: coordinate IM with MONKEY DISEASES (IM)
History Note English:   91(81); was see under CERCOPITHECUS 1981-90; CERCOPITHECUS PYGERYTHRUS & CERCOPITHECUS SABEUS were see under CERCOPITHECUS 1975-80 
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:   2559 
Unique Identifier:   D002522 

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