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Descriptor English: Genus Pimenta
Descriptor Spanish: Género Pimenta
Descriptor Portuguese: Gênero Pimenta
Descriptor French: Pimenta
Entry term(s): Allspice
Allspices
Genus, Pimenta
Pimenta Genus
Pimenta dioica
Pimenta officinalis
Pimenta pseudocaryophyllus
Pimenta, Genus
Pimentas
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.773.777
HP4.018.592.449
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D027841
Scope note: A plant genus in the family MYRTACEAE, order Myrtales, subclass Rosidae. It is best known for allspice from the dried berry of GENUS PIMENTA dioica.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Rosales (1998-2001)
Public MeSH Note: 2021; see Pimenta 2002-2020, Rosales 1998-2001, SPICES 1993-1997
History Note: 2021; use Pimenta 2002-2020, Rosales 1998-2001, SPICES 1993-1997
DeCS ID: 35901
Unique ID: D027841
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2020/07/09
Genus Pimenta - Preferred
Concept UI M0029225
Scope note A plant genus in the family MYRTACEAE, order Myrtales, subclass Rosidae. It is best known for allspice from the dried berry of GENUS PIMENTA dioica.
Preferred term Genus Pimenta
Entry term(s) Genus, Pimenta
Pimenta Genus
Pimenta, Genus
Pimentas
Pimenta dioica - Narrower
Concept UI M0381010
Preferred term Pimenta dioica
Entry term(s) Pimenta officinalis
Allspice - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0387947
Preferred term Allspice
Entry term(s) Allspices
Pimenta pseudocaryophyllus - Narrower
Concept UI M000680178
Preferred term Pimenta pseudocaryophyllus



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