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Descriptor English: Cephalopoda
Descriptor Spanish: Cefalópodos
Descriptor Portuguese: Cefalópodes
Descriptor French: Cephalopoda
Entry term(s): Cephalopod
Cephalopodas
Cephalopods
Tree number(s): B01.050.500.644.116
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D049830
Scope note: A class in the phylum MOLLUSCA comprised of SQUID; CUTTLEFISH; OCTOPUS; and NAUTILUS. These marine animals are the most highly organized of all the mollusks.
Allowable Qualifiers: AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Mollusca (1965-2005)
Public MeSH Note: 2006
History Note: 2006
DeCS ID: 50424
Unique ID: D049830
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2006/01/01
Date of Entry: 2005/06/30
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Cephalopoda - Preferred
Concept UI M0470388
Scope note A class in the phylum MOLLUSCA comprised of SQUID; CUTTLEFISH; OCTOPUS; and NAUTILUS. These marine animals are the most highly organized of all the mollusks.
Preferred term Cephalopoda
Entry term(s) Cephalopod
Cephalopodas
Cephalopods



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