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Descriptor in English: Animals
Descriptor in Spanish: Animales
Descriptor in Portuguese: Animais
Descriptor in French: Animaux
Entry term(s): Animal
Animalia
Metazoa
Tree number(s): B01.050
Scope note: Unicellular or multicellular, heterotrophic organisms, that have sensation and the power of voluntary movement. Under the older five kingdom paradigm, Animalia was one of the kingdoms. Under the modern three domain model, Animalia represents one of the many groups in the domain EUKARYOTA.
Annotation: NIM as check tag; Manual 18.7+; relation to /vet: Manual 19.8.81
History Note: 2004 (1974); was check tag only (not a descriptor) 1974-2003
DeCS UI: 841
Descriptor UI: D000818
Date Established: 1976/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/25
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Animals - Preferred
Concept UI M0001219
Scope note Unicellular or multicellular, heterotrophic organisms, that have sensation and the power of voluntary movement. Under the older five kingdom paradigm, Animalia was one of the kingdoms. Under the modern three domain model, Animalia represents one of the many groups in the domain EUKARYOTA.
Preferred term Animals
Entry term(s) Animal
Animalia
Metazoa - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0533412
Scope note A division of multicellular organisms that was a subkingdom under Animalia in the old five kingdom paradigm.
Preferred term Metazoa



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