|RDF Unique Identifier:||https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D049831|
|Scope note:||A superorder in the class CEPHALOPODA, consisting of the orders Octopoda (octopus) with over 200 species and Vampyromorpha with a single species. The latter is a phylogenetic relic but holds the key to the origins of Octopoda.
|Annotation:||OCTOPUS as animal and food
AH anatomy & histology
DE drug effects
GD growth & development
RE radiation effects
|Public MeSH Note:||2006; for OCTOPODA see OCTOPUS 1973-2005
|Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL):||Click here to access the VHL documents|
|Date of Entry:||2005/06/30|
Octopodiformes - Preferred
|Scope note||A superorder in the class CEPHALOPODA, consisting of the orders Octopoda (octopus) with over 200 species and Vampyromorpha with a single species. The latter is a phylogenetic relic but holds the key to the origins of Octopoda.|
|Scope note||An eight-armed cephalopod mollusk belonging to the order Octopoda. It includes the octopus as food.|
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