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Descriptor English: Sea Cucumbers
Descriptor Spanish: Pepinos de Mar
Descriptor Portuguese: Pepinos-do-Mar
Descriptor French: Concombres de mer
Entry term(s): Cucumber, Sea
Cucumbers, Sea
Holothuroidea
Holothuroideas
Sea Cucumber
Tree number(s): B01.050.500.408.560
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012616
Scope note: A class of Echinodermata characterized by long, slender bodies.
Annotation: note specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Echinodermata (1966-1977)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under ECHINODERMATA 1978-90
History Note: 91(78); was see under ECHINODERMATA 1978-90
DeCS ID: 12998
Unique ID: D012616
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/03/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Sea Cucumbers - Preferred
Concept UI M0019571
Scope note A class of Echinodermata characterized by long, slender bodies.
Preferred term Sea Cucumbers
Entry term(s) Cucumber, Sea
Cucumbers, Sea
Holothuroidea
Holothuroideas
Sea Cucumber



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