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Descriptor English: Papio
Descriptor Spanish: Papio
Descriptor Portuguese: Papio
Descriptor French: Papio
Entry term(s): Baboon
Baboon, Savanna
Baboons
Baboons, Savanna
Papios
Savanna Baboon
Savanna Baboons
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.988.400.112.199.120.610
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010215
Scope note: A genus of the subfamily CERCOPITHECINAE, family CERCOPITHECIDAE, consisting of five named species: PAPIO URSINUS (chacma baboon), PAPIO CYNOCEPHALUS (yellow baboon), PAPIO PAPIO (western baboon), PAPIO ANUBIS (or olive baboon), and PAPIO HAMADRYAS (hamadryas baboon). Members of the Papio genus inhabit open woodland, savannahs, grassland, and rocky hill country. Some authors consider MANDRILLUS a subgenus of Papio.
Annotation: NIM with no qualifiers when experimental animal; diseases: coord IM with MONKEY DISEASES (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CL classification
EM embryology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 81; was see under BABOONS 1973-80; BABOONS was heading 1973-80
Online Note: use PAPIO to search BABOONS 1971-80 (as Prov 1971-72)
History Note: 81(75); was see under BABOONS 1973-80; BABOONS was heading 1971-80 (Prov 1971-72)
DeCS ID: 10402
Unique ID: D010215
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1981/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Papio - Preferred
Concept UI M0015843
Scope note A genus of the subfamily CERCOPITHECINAE, family CERCOPITHECIDAE, consisting of five named species: PAPIO URSINUS (chacma baboon), PAPIO CYNOCEPHALUS (yellow baboon), PAPIO PAPIO (western baboon), PAPIO ANUBIS (or olive baboon), and PAPIO HAMADRYAS (hamadryas baboon). Members of the Papio genus inhabit open woodland, savannahs, grassland, and rocky hill country. Some authors consider MANDRILLUS a subgenus of Papio.
Preferred term Papio
Entry term(s) Baboon
Baboon, Savanna
Baboons
Baboons, Savanna
Papios
Savanna Baboon
Savanna Baboons



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