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Descriptor English: Saimirinae
Descriptor Spanish: Saimirinae
Descriptor Portuguese: Saimirinae
Descriptor French: Saimirinae
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.988.400.600.150.710
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016648
Scope note: A subfamily of CEBIDAE inhabiting the forests of Central and South America. This subfamily of New World monkeys consists of one genus, the SAIMIRI or squirrel monkeys.
Annotation: NIM when experimental animal; diseases: coordinate with MONKEY DISEASES
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
Public MeSH Note: 92
History Note: 92
DeCS ID: 29831
Unique ID: D016648
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Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/01/25
Revision Date: 2017/07/12
Saimirinae - Preferred
Concept UI M0025369
Scope note A subfamily of CEBIDAE inhabiting the forests of Central and South America. This subfamily of New World monkeys consists of one genus, the SAIMIRI or squirrel monkeys.
Preferred term Saimirinae



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