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Descriptor English: Ranidae
Descriptor Spanish: Ranidae
Descriptor Portuguese: Ranidae
Descriptor French: Ranidae
Entry term(s): Frog, True
Frogs, True
Rana
True Frog
True Frogs
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.090.180.708
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011898
Scope note: The family of true frogs of the order Anura. The family occurs worldwide except in Antarctica.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specific genera; 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
Previous Indexing: Anura (1966-1971)
Public MeSH Note: 81; was RANA 1972-80
Online Note: use RANIDAE to search RANA 1972-80
History Note: 81; was RANA 1972-80
DeCS ID: 12334
Unique ID: D011898
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1972/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Ranidae - Preferred
Concept UI M0018468
Scope note The family of true frogs of the order Anura. The family occurs worldwide except in Antarctica.
Preferred term Ranidae
Entry term(s) Frog, True
Frogs, True
True Frog
True Frogs
Rana - Narrower
Concept UI M0018467
Preferred term Rana



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