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Artemia MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Artemia
Tree Number(s)
B01.050.500.131.365.060.050
Unique ID
D001156
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001156
Annotation
note entry term BRINE SHRIMP: several other shrimp terms are available; check text and MeSH; unspecified shrimp as food is probably PENAEIDAE
Scope Note
A genus of CRUSTACEA of the order ANOSTRACA, found in briny pools and lakes and often cultured for fish food. It has 168 chromosomes and differs from most crustaceans in that its blood contains hemoglobin.
Entry Term(s)
Brine Shrimp
Shrimp, Brine
Registry Number
txid6660
Previous Indexing
Crustacea (1966-1978)
Shrimp (1972-1978)
Public MeSH Note
79
History Note
79
Date Established
1979/01/01
Date of Entry
1978/03/20
Revision Date
2020/08/13
Artemia Preferred
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