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Raptors MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


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Raptors
Tree Number(s)
B01.050.150.900.248.815
Unique ID
D020304
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020304
Scope Note
BIRDS that hunt and kill other animals, especially higher vertebrates, for food. They include the FALCONIFORMES order, or diurnal birds of prey, comprised of EAGLES, falcons, HAWKS, and others, as well as the STRIGIFORMES order, or nocturnal birds of prey, which includes OWLS.
Entry Term(s)
Bird of Prey
Birds of Prey
Previous Indexing
Birds (1984-1998)
Public MeSH Note
99
History Note
99
Date Established
1999/01/01
Date of Entry
1998/06/11
Revision Date
2020/09/02
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