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Descriptor in English: Biological Mimicry
Descriptor in Spanish: Mimetismo Biológico
Descriptor in Portuguese: Mimetismo Biológico
Descriptor in French: Mimétisme biologique
Entry term(s): Aposematism
Aposematisms
Batesian Mimicries
Batesian Mimicry
Biological Camouflage
Biological Camouflages
Camouflage, Biological
Camouflages, Biological
Crypses
Mimicries, Batesian
Mimicries, Mullerian
Mimicry, Batesian
Mimicry, Biological
Mimicry, Mullerian
Mullerian Mimicries
Mullerian Mimicry
Tree number(s): G16.012.750
Scope note: Resemblance in appearance, structure, function, sound, scent or behavior between related or unrelated species, occurring in the same geographic location.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 2016
See also the descriptors: Biomimetics MeSH
DeCS UI: 56138
Descriptor UI: D000067558
Date Established: 2016/01/01
Date of Entry: 2015/07/06
Revision Date: 2016/06/02
Biological Mimicry - Preferred
Concept UI M000600168
Scope note Resemblance in appearance, structure, function, sound, scent or behavior between related or unrelated species, occurring in the same geographic location.
Preferred term Biological Mimicry
Entry term(s) Aposematism
Aposematisms
Batesian Mimicries
Batesian Mimicry
Crypses
Mimicries, Batesian
Mimicries, Mullerian
Mimicry, Batesian
Mimicry, Biological
Mimicry, Mullerian
Mullerian Mimicries
Mullerian Mimicry
Biological Camouflage - Narrower
Concept UI M000600496
Scope note The blending in of an organism with the colors and patterns of its physical environment or surroundings, such that it becomes indistinguishable from the latter.
Preferred term Biological Camouflage
Entry term(s) Biological Camouflages
Camouflage, Biological
Camouflages, Biological



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