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Descriptor in English: Songbirds
Descriptor in Spanish: Pájaros Cantores
Descriptor in Portuguese: Aves Canoras
Descriptor in French: Oiseaux chanteurs
Entry term(s): Eremophila alpestris
Flycatcher
Flycatchers
Horned Lark
Horned Larks
Lark, Horned
Larks, Horned
Oscine
Oscines
Robin
Robins
Songbird
Thrushes
Troglodytidae
Troglodytinae
Turdidae
Warbler
Warblers
Wren
Wrens
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.248.620.750
Scope note: PASSERIFORMES of the suborder, Oscines, in which the flexor tendons of the toes are separate, and the lower syrinx has 4 to 9 pairs of tensor muscles inserted at both ends of the tracheal half rings. They include many commonly recognized birds such as CROWS; FINCHES; robins; SPARROWS; and SWALLOWS.
Annotation: prefer specifics; X ref EREMOPHILA ALPESTRIS: EREMOPHILA PLANT and EREMOPHILUS MUTISII see CATFISHES are also 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
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
History Note: 1999
See also the descriptors: High Vocal Center MeSH
DeCS UI: 33709
Descriptor UI: D020308
Date Established: 1999/01/01
Date of Entry: 1998/06/11
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Songbirds - Preferred
Concept UI M0029956
Scope note PASSERIFORMES of the suborder, Oscines, in which the flexor tendons of the toes are separate, and the lower syrinx has 4 to 9 pairs of tensor muscles inserted at both ends of the tracheal half rings. They include many commonly recognized birds such as CROWS; FINCHES; robins; SPARROWS; and SWALLOWS.
Preferred term Songbirds
Entry term(s) Oscine
Oscines
Songbird
Flycatchers - Narrower
Concept UI M0455362
Preferred term Flycatchers
Entry term(s) Flycatcher
Wrens - Narrower
Concept UI M0455361
Preferred term Wrens
Entry term(s) Troglodytidae
Troglodytinae
Wren
Thrushes - Narrower
Concept UI M0455363
Preferred term Thrushes
Entry term(s) Turdidae
Warblers - Narrower
Concept UI M0455364
Preferred term Warblers
Entry term(s) Warbler
Eremophila alpestris - Narrower
Concept UI M0438710
Preferred term Eremophila alpestris
Entry term(s) Horned Lark
Horned Larks
Lark, Horned
Larks, Horned
Robins - Narrower
Concept UI M0029954
Preferred term Robins
Entry term(s) Robin



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