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Descriptor English: Erythrocebus
Descriptor Spanish: Erythrocebus
Descriptor Portuguese: Erythrocebus
Descriptor French: Erythrocebus
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.988.400.112.199.120.260
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016669
Scope note: a genus of Old World monkeys of the family CERCOPITHECINAE that inhabit the forests and savannas of Africa. It contains only one species, ERYTHROCEBUS PATAS, also known as the patas monkey or red monkey.
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
PX psychology
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 92
History Note: 92
DeCS ID: 30114
Unique ID: D016669
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Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/01/25
Revision Date: 2017/07/12
Erythrocebus - Preferred
Concept UI M0025400
Scope note a genus of Old World monkeys of the family CERCOPITHECINAE that inhabit the forests and savannas of Africa. It contains only one species, ERYTHROCEBUS PATAS, also known as the patas monkey or red monkey.
Preferred term Erythrocebus



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