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Descriptor English: Haplorhini
Descriptor Spanish: Haplorrinos
Descriptor Portuguese: Haplorrinos
Descriptor French: Haplorhini
Entry term(s): Anthropoidea
Anthropoids
Monkey
Monkeys
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.988.400
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000882
Scope note: A suborder of PRIMATES consisting of six families: CEBIDAE (some New World monkeys), ATELIDAE (some New World monkeys), CERCOPITHECIDAE (Old World monkeys), HYLOBATIDAE (gibbons and siamangs), CALLITRICHINAE (marmosets and tamarins), and HOMINIDAE (humans and great apes).
Annotation: note entry terms; specific terms for many Old World & New World monkeys are 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
PX psychology
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 92; was ANTHROPOIDEA 1981-91; was ANTHROPOIDS see under PRIMATES 1963-80; MONKEYS was heading 1963-80
Online Note: use HAPLORHINI to search ANTHROPOIDEA 1975-91 & MONKEYS 1966-80; use PRIMATES to search ANTHROPOIDS 1966-74
History Note: 92; was ANTHROPOIDEA 1981-91; was ANTHROPOIDS see under PRIMATES 1963-80; MONKEYS was heading 1963-80
DeCS ID: 30300
Unique ID: D000882
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1981/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Haplorhini - Preferred
Concept UI M0001316
Scope note A suborder of PRIMATES consisting of six families: CEBIDAE (some New World monkeys), ATELIDAE (some New World monkeys), CERCOPITHECIDAE (Old World monkeys), HYLOBATIDAE (gibbons and siamangs), CALLITRICHINAE (marmosets and tamarins), and HOMINIDAE (humans and great apes).
Preferred term Haplorhini
Monkeys - Narrower
Concept UI M0001317
Scope note A non-taxonomic, non-specific term for the smaller longer-tailed PRIMATES.
Preferred term Monkeys
Entry term(s) Monkey
Anthropoidea - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0479185
Preferred term Anthropoidea
Entry term(s) Anthropoids



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