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Descriptor in English: Salmoniformes
Descriptor in Spanish: Salmoniformes
Descriptor in Portuguese: Salmoniformes
Descriptor in French: Salmoniformes
Entry term(s): Salmoniforme
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.493.817
Scope note: An order of fish comprising salmons, trouts, whitefish, graylings, and other families. They are both marine and freshwater fish, found in all oceans and are quite numerous in the Northern Hemisphere. (From Nelson: Fishes of the World)
Annotation: GEN or unspecified: prefer specific families or specific genera
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
History Note: 94
DeCS UI: 31060
Descriptor UI: D017858
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1992/12/28
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Salmoniformes - Preferred
Concept UI M0026982
Scope note An order of fish comprising salmons, trouts, whitefish, graylings, and other families. They are both marine and freshwater fish, found in all oceans and are quite numerous in the Northern Hemisphere. (From Nelson: Fishes of the World)
Preferred term Salmoniformes
Entry term(s) Salmoniforme



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