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Descriptor in English: Myoxidae
Descriptor in Spanish: Myoxidae
Descriptor in Portuguese: Myoxidae
Descriptor in French: Myoxidae
Entry term(s): Dormice
Dormouse
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.992.640
Scope note: A family of nocturnal rodents, similar in appearance to SQUIRRELS, but smaller. There are 28 species, half of which are found in Africa.
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
PX psychology
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
History Note: 2005; use RODENTIA 1982-2004
DeCS UI: 38489
Descriptor UI: D046330
Date Established: 2005/01/01
Date of Entry: 2004/07/07
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Myoxidae - Preferred
Concept UI M0019243
Scope note A family of nocturnal rodents, similar in appearance to SQUIRRELS, but smaller. There are 28 species, half of which are found in Africa.
Preferred term Myoxidae
Entry term(s) Dormice
Dormouse



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