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Swallows
MeSH HeadingSwallows
Tree NumberB01.050.150.900.248.620.750.725
Scope NoteThe family Hirundinidae, comprised of small BIRDS that hunt flying INSECTS while in sustained flight.
Entry TermBarn Swallow
Entry TermHirundinidae
Allowable QualifiersAB AH BL CF CL EM GD GE IM IN ME MI PH PS SU UR VI
Previous Indexing Birds (1965-1998)
Previous Indexing Songbirds (1999-2004)
History Note2005; use SONGBIRDS 1999-2004
Date of Entry20040707
Unique IDD046388


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Eukaryota [B01]
   Animals [B01.050]
      Chordata [B01.050.150]
         Vertebrates [B01.050.150.900]
            Birds [B01.050.150.900.248]
               Passeriformes [B01.050.150.900.248.620]
                  Songbirds [B01.050.150.900.248.620.750]
Crows [B01.050.150.900.248.620.750.150]
Finches [B01.050.150.900.248.620.750.250]  +
Sparrows [B01.050.150.900.248.620.750.700]
Starlings [B01.050.150.900.248.620.750.712]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSwallows [B01.050.150.900.248.620.750.725]

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