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Descriptor English: Loligo
Descriptor Spanish: Loligo
Descriptor Portuguese: Loligo
Descriptor French: Loligo
Entry term(s): Loligos
Tree number(s): B01.050.500.644.116.150.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D049834
Scope note: A genus of SQUID in the family Loliginidae, superorder DECAPODIFORMES, with a spindle-shaped body. They are well-studied, common inshore squids of the Atlantic and eastern Pacific Oceans, but their various species are taxonomically unresolved.
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 (1965-1972)
Squid (1972-2005)
Public MeSH Note: 2006
History Note: 2006
DeCS ID: 50426
Unique ID: D049834
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Date Established: 2006/01/01
Date of Entry: 2005/06/30
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Loligo - Preferred
Concept UI M0470392
Scope note A genus of SQUID in the family Loliginidae, superorder DECAPODIFORMES, with a spindle-shaped body. They are well-studied, common inshore squids of the Atlantic and eastern Pacific Oceans, but their various species are taxonomically unresolved.
Preferred term Loligo
Entry term(s) Loligos



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