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Descriptor English: Insectivora
Descriptor Spanish: Insectívoros
Descriptor Portuguese: Insetívoros
Descriptor French: Insectivora
Entry term(s): Echinops telfairi
Hedgehog Tenrec, Lesser
Hedgehog Tenrecs, Lesser
Hedgehog, Small Madagascar
Hedgehogs, Small Madagascar
Lesser Hedgehog Tenrec
Lesser Hedgehog Tenrecs
Madagascar Hedgehog, Small
Madagascar Hedgehogs, Small
Small Madagascar Hedgehog
Small Madagascar Hedgehogs
Tenrec, Lesser Hedgehog
Tenrecs, Lesser Hedgehog
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.961
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007312
Scope note: An order of insect eating MAMMALS including MOLES; SHREWS; HEDGEHOGS and tenrecs.
Annotation: do not confuse with ANTEATERS see XENARTHRA
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
DeCS ID: 7486
Unique ID: D007312
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Insectivora - Preferred
Concept UI M0011395
Scope note An order of insect eating MAMMALS including MOLES; SHREWS; HEDGEHOGS and tenrecs.
Preferred term Insectivora
Echinops telfairi - Narrower
Concept UI M0417469
Scope note A terrestrial, nocturnal insectivore of the family Tenrecidae which is not one of the real HEDGEHOGS.
Preferred term Echinops telfairi
Entry term(s) Hedgehog Tenrec, Lesser
Hedgehog Tenrecs, Lesser
Hedgehog, Small Madagascar
Hedgehogs, Small Madagascar
Lesser Hedgehog Tenrec
Lesser Hedgehog Tenrecs
Madagascar Hedgehog, Small
Madagascar Hedgehogs, Small
Small Madagascar Hedgehog
Small Madagascar Hedgehogs
Tenrec, Lesser Hedgehog
Tenrecs, Lesser Hedgehog



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