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Descriptor in English: Anseriformes
Descriptor in Spanish: Anseriformes
Descriptor in Portuguese: Anseriformes
Descriptor in French: Anseriformes
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.248.050
Scope note: An order of BIRDS comprising the waterfowl, particularly DUCKS; GEESE; swans; and screamers.
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: 2005
DeCS UI: 38432
Descriptor UI: D046090
Date Established: 2005/01/01
Date of Entry: 2004/07/07
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Anseriformes - Preferred
Concept UI M0452656
Scope note An order of BIRDS comprising the waterfowl, particularly DUCKS; GEESE; swans; and screamers.
Preferred term Anseriformes



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