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Descriptor English: Macaca
Descriptor Spanish: Macaca
Descriptor Portuguese: Macaca
Descriptor French: Macaca
Entry term(s): Ape, Barbary
Ape, Black
Ape, Celebes
Apes, Barbary
Apes, Black
Apes, Celebes
Barbary Ape
Barbary Apes
Black Ape
Black Apes
Black Crested Macaque
Celebes Ape
Celebes Apes
Celebes Crested Macaque
Crested Black Macaque
Macaca nigra
Macacas
Macaque
Macaques
Sulawesi Crested Macaque
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.988.400.112.199.120.510
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008251
Scope note: A genus of the subfamily CERCOPITHECINAE, family CERCOPITHECIDAE, consisting of 16 species inhabiting forests of Africa, Asia, and the islands of Borneo, Philippines, and Celebes.
Annotation: Old World monkey, not ape despite entry terms; NIM when experimental animal; diseases: coordinate with MONKEY DISEASES
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
Previous Indexing: Anthropoidea (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note: 73
Online Note: use MACACA to search BARBARY APES 1973-80
History Note: 73(71); APE, BARBARY was BARBARY APES see under MACACA 1973-80
DeCS ID: 8423
Unique ID: D008251
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Macaca - Preferred
Concept UI M0012854
Scope note A genus of the subfamily CERCOPITHECINAE, family CERCOPITHECIDAE, consisting of 16 species inhabiting forests of Africa, Asia, and the islands of Borneo, Philippines, and Celebes.
Preferred term Macaca
Entry term(s) Macacas
Macaque
Macaques
Ape, Celebes - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0012857
Preferred term Ape, Celebes
Entry term(s) Apes, Celebes
Celebes Ape
Celebes Apes
Barbary Ape - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0012853
Preferred term Barbary Ape
Entry term(s) Ape, Barbary
Apes, Barbary
Barbary Apes
Black Ape - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0012856
Preferred term Black Ape
Entry term(s) Ape, Black
Apes, Black
Black Apes
Black Crested Macaque
Celebes Crested Macaque
Crested Black Macaque
Macaca nigra
Sulawesi Crested Macaque



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