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Cichlids
MeSH HeadingCichlids
Tree NumberB01.050.150.900.493.602.200
Annotationnote X refs TILAPIA NILOTICA and NILE TILAPIA; TILAPIA is also available
Scope NoteCommon name for perch-like fish of the family Cichlidae, belonging to the suborder Labroidei, order PERCIFORMES.
Entry TermCichlid Fish
Entry TermCichlidae
Entry TermNile Tilapia
Entry TermOreochromis nilotica
Entry TermOreochromis niloticus
Entry TermTilapia nilotica
Allowable QualifiersAB AH BL CF CL EM GD GE IM IN ME MI PH PS SU UR VI
Previous Indexing Fishes (1965-1986)
Previous Indexing Perches (1986-2001)
History Note2002; use PERCHES 1987-2001; for TILAPIA NILOTICA use TILAPIA 1992-2001
Date of Entry20010725
Unique IDD023681


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Eukaryota [B01]
   Animals [B01.050]
      Chordata [B01.050.150]
         Vertebrates [B01.050.150.900]
            Fishes [B01.050.150.900.493]
               Perciformes [B01.050.150.900.493.602]
Bass [B01.050.150.900.493.602.105]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeCichlids [B01.050.150.900.493.602.200]
Tilapia [B01.050.150.900.493.602.200.800]
Perches [B01.050.150.900.493.602.600]
Sea Bream [B01.050.150.900.493.602.750]
Tuna [B01.050.150.900.493.602.825]

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