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Descriptor in English: Chinchilla
Descriptor in Spanish: Chinchilla
Descriptor in Portuguese: Chinchila
Descriptor in French: Chinchilla
Entry term(s): Chinchillas
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.992.328
Scope note: A genus of the family Chinchillidae which consists of three species: C. brevicaudata, C. lanigera, and C. villidera. They are used extensively in biomedical research.
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
PX psychology
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
Online Note: use CHINCHILLA to search CHINCHILLAS 1968-81
History Note: 82; was CHINCHILLAS 1968-81
DeCS UI: 2728
Descriptor UI: D002682
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Chinchilla - Preferred
Concept UI M0004094
Scope note A genus of the family Chinchillidae which consists of three species: C. brevicaudata, C. lanigera, and C. villidera. They are used extensively in biomedical research.
Preferred term Chinchilla
Entry term(s) Chinchillas



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