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Descriptor in English: Platyrrhini
Descriptor in Spanish: Platirrinos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Platirrinos
Descriptor in French: Platyrrhini
Entry term(s): Monkey, New World
Monkeys, New World
New World Monkey
New World Monkeys
World Monkey, New
World Monkeys, New
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.988.400.600
Scope note: An infraorder of New World monkeys, comprised of the families AOTIDAE; ATELIDAE; CEBIDAE; and PITHECIIDAE. They are found exclusively in the Americas.
Annotation: index NIM with no qualifiers when an experimental animal; diseases: coordinate IM with MONKEY DISEASES (IM)
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: 2006; for MONKEYS, NEW WORLD use CEBIDAE 1981-2005
DeCS UI: 50396
Descriptor UI: D051078
Date Established: 2006/01/01
Date of Entry: 2005/06/30
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Platyrrhini - Preferred
Concept UI M0479187
Scope note An infraorder of New World monkeys, comprised of the families AOTIDAE; ATELIDAE; CEBIDAE; and PITHECIIDAE. They are found exclusively in the Americas.
Preferred term Platyrrhini
Entry term(s) Monkey, New World
Monkeys, New World
New World Monkey
New World Monkeys
World Monkey, New
World Monkeys, New



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