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Descriptor English: Pipidae
Descriptor Spanish: Pipidae
Descriptor Portuguese: Pipidae
Descriptor French: Pipidae
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.090.180.610
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010884
Scope note: A family of the order Anura, distinguished by the lack of a tongue. It includes four living genera of aquatic "toads". Two of the most familiar pipids are the popularly called Surinam "toad" (Pipa pipa) and XENOPUS LAEVIS.
Annotation: NIM when experimental animal
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
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 81
History Note: 81
DeCS ID: 11317
Unique ID: D010884
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1981/01/01
Date of Entry: 1980/05/12
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Pipidae - Preferred
Concept UI M0016889
Scope note A family of the order Anura, distinguished by the lack of a tongue. It includes four living genera of aquatic "toads". Two of the most familiar pipids are the popularly called Surinam "toad" (Pipa pipa) and XENOPUS LAEVIS.
Preferred term Pipidae



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