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Descriptor in English: Arvicolinae
Descriptor in Spanish: Arvicolinae
Descriptor in Portuguese: Arvicolinae
Descriptor in French: Arvicolinae
Entry term(s): Arvicoline
Arvicolines
Clethrionomys
Cricetidae
Dicrostonyx
Lemming
Lemmings
Lemmus
Mice, Red Backed
Mice, Red-Backed
Microtinae
Microtine
Microtines
Microtus
Mouse, Red Backed
Mouse, Red-Backed
Muskrat
Muskrats
Myodes
Ondatra
Ondatra zibethicus
Red-Backed Mice
Red-Backed Mouse
Vole
Voles
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.992.635.075
Scope note: A subfamily of MURIDAE found nearly world-wide and consisting of about 20 genera. Voles, lemmings, and muskrats are members.
Annotation: for entry term MICE, RED-BACKED & other species commonly called "mouse" but taxonomically ARVICOLINAE, do not check tag MICE
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
History Note: 2006 (1991); for VOLES & MICROTUS use RODENTS 1975-1981
DeCS UI: 29222
Descriptor UI: D003411
Date Established: 1982/01/01
Date of Entry: 1981/05/14
Revision Date: 2017/07/07
Arvicolinae - Preferred
Concept UI M0005311
Scope note A subfamily of MURIDAE found nearly world-wide and consisting of about 20 genera. Voles, lemmings, and muskrats are members.
Preferred term Arvicolinae
Entry term(s) Arvicoline
Arvicolines
Microtinae
Microtine
Microtines
Cricetidae - Broader
Concept UI M0005317
Preferred term Cricetidae
Dicrostonyx - Narrower
Concept UI M0005312
Preferred term Dicrostonyx
Voles - Narrower
Concept UI M0005316
Preferred term Voles
Entry term(s) Microtus
Vole
Mice, Red-Backed - Narrower
Concept UI M0005314
Preferred term Mice, Red-Backed
Entry term(s) Mice, Red Backed
Mouse, Red Backed
Mouse, Red-Backed
Red-Backed Mice
Red-Backed Mouse
Muskrats - Narrower
Concept UI M0457482
Scope note A species in the genus Ondatra.
Preferred term Muskrats
Entry term(s) Muskrat
Ondatra zibethicus
Ondatra - Narrower
Concept UI M0005315
Preferred term Ondatra
Clethrionomys - Narrower
Concept UI M0005310
Preferred term Clethrionomys
Entry term(s) Myodes
Lemmus - Narrower
Concept UI M0005313
Preferred term Lemmus
Entry term(s) Lemming
Lemmings



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