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Descriptor in English: Urodela
Descriptor in Spanish: Urodelos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Urodelos
Descriptor in French: Urodela
Entry term(s): Amphiuma
Caudata
Congo Eel
Congo Eels
Eel, Congo
Eels, Congo
Salamander
Salamanders
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.090.608
Scope note: An order of the Amphibia class which includes salamanders and newts. They are characterized by usually having slim bodies and tails, four limbs of about equal size (except in Sirenidae), and a reduction in skull bones.
Annotation: NIM with no qualifiers 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
Online Note: use URODELA to search SALAMANDERS 1966-80
History Note: 81; was SALAMANDERS 1963-80
DeCS UI: 14962
Descriptor UI: D014562
Date Established: 1981/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/30
Urodela - Preferred
Concept UI M0022387
Scope note An order of the Amphibia class which includes salamanders and newts. They are characterized by usually having slim bodies and tails, four limbs of about equal size (except in Sirenidae), and a reduction in skull bones.
Preferred term Urodela
Entry term(s) Caudata
Salamanders - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0022388
Preferred term Salamanders
Entry term(s) Salamander
Eel, Congo - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0022386
Preferred term Eel, Congo
Entry term(s) Amphiuma
Congo Eel
Congo Eels
Eels, Congo



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