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Descriptor English: Carnivorous Plant
Descriptor Spanish: Planta Carnívora
Descriptor Portuguese: Planta Carnívora
Descriptor French: Without translation
Entry term(s): Carnivorous Plants
Insectivorous Plant
Insectivorous Plants
Plant, Carnivorous
Plant, Insectivorous
Tree number(s): B01.650.080
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000086523
Scope note: Plants adapted to trap and kill insects and other non-plant organisms, deriving nutrients from trapped organisms.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
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
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 2021
History Note: 2021
DeCS ID: 59526
Unique ID: D000086523
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Date Established: 2021/01/01
Date of Entry: 2020/07/07
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Carnivorous Plant - Preferred
Concept UI M000732586
Scope note Plants adapted to trap and kill insects and other non-plant organisms, deriving nutrients from trapped organisms.
Preferred term Carnivorous Plant
Entry term(s) Carnivorous Plants
Plant, Carnivorous
Insectivorous Plants - Narrower
Concept UI M000732588
Preferred term Insectivorous Plants
Entry term(s) Insectivorous Plant
Plant, Insectivorous



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