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Descriptor English: Cyprinidae
Descriptor Spanish: Cyprinidae
Descriptor Portuguese: Cyprinidae
Descriptor French: Cyprinidae
Entry term(s): Barbels
Barbus
Chub
Chubs
Dace
Minnows
Roach (Fish)
Rutilus rutilus
Shiner
Shiners
Tench
Tinca
Tinca tinca
Tinca tincas
tinca, Tinca
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.493.200.244
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003530
Scope note: A family of freshwater fish comprising the minnows or CARPS.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; note entry term MINNOWS: MUDMINNOWS see UMBRIDAE is also available
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: Fishes (1966-1967)
Public MeSH Note: 1968
History Note: 1968
DeCS ID: 22409
Unique ID: D003530
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/28
Cyprinidae - Preferred
Concept UI M0005499
Scope note A family of freshwater fish comprising the minnows or CARPS.
Preferred term Cyprinidae
Chub - Narrower
Concept UI M0005503
Preferred term Chub
Entry term(s) Chubs
Dace - Narrower
Concept UI M0005504
Preferred term Dace
Tinca tinca - Narrower
Concept UI M0442751
Preferred term Tinca tinca
Entry term(s) Tinca tincas
tinca, Tinca
Roach (Fish) - Narrower
Concept UI M0005505
Preferred term Roach (Fish)
Entry term(s) Rutilus rutilus
Shiner - Narrower
Concept UI M0005506
Preferred term Shiner
Entry term(s) Shiners
Tinca - Narrower
Concept UI M0354119
Scope note A genus of fish. It includes the species Tinca tinca, which is also called Tench.
Preferred term Tinca
Entry term(s) Tench
Barbels - Narrower
Concept UI M0005502
Preferred term Barbels
Entry term(s) Barbus
Minnows - Narrower
Concept UI M0005500
Preferred term Minnows



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