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Descriptor English: Starlings
Descriptor Spanish: Estorninos
Descriptor Portuguese: Estorninhos
Descriptor French: Étourneaux
Entry term(s): Mynah
Mynahs
Oxpecker
Oxpeckers
Starling
Sturnidae
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.248.620.750.712
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D046749
Scope note: The family Sturnidae, in the order PASSERIFORMES. The starling family also includes mynahs and oxpeckers.
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 (1964-1998)
Songbirds (1999-2004)
Public MeSH Note: 2005
History Note: 2005
DeCS ID: 38443
Unique ID: D046749
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
Starlings - Preferred
Concept UI M0455331
Scope note The family Sturnidae, in the order PASSERIFORMES. The starling family also includes mynahs and oxpeckers.
Preferred term Starlings
Entry term(s) Starling
Sturnidae
Mynahs - Narrower
Concept UI M0455332
Preferred term Mynahs
Entry term(s) Mynah
Oxpecker
Oxpeckers



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