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Descriptor English: Charadriiformes
Descriptor Spanish: Charadriiformes
Descriptor Portuguese: Charadriiformes
Descriptor French: Charadriiformes
Entry term(s): Gull
Gulls
Laridae
Tern
Terns
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.248.150
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D046091
Scope note: An order of BIRDS including over 300 species that primarily inhabit coastal waters, beaches, and marshes. They are comprised of shorebirds, gulls, and terns.
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
Previous Indexing: Birds (1967-2004)
Public MeSH Note: 2006; see Charadriformes 2005
History Note: 2006 (2005)
DeCS ID: 38433
Unique ID: D046091
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2005/01/01
Date of Entry: 2004/07/07
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Charadriiformes - Preferred
Concept UI M0452658
Scope note An order of BIRDS including over 300 species that primarily inhabit coastal waters, beaches, and marshes. They are comprised of shorebirds, gulls, and terns.
Preferred term Charadriiformes
Terns - Narrower
Concept UI M0452660
Preferred term Terns
Entry term(s) Tern
Gulls - Narrower
Concept UI M0452659
Preferred term Gulls
Entry term(s) Gull
Laridae



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