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Chlorocebus aethiops MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Chlorocebus aethiops
Tree Number(s)
B01.050.150.900.649.313.988.400.112.199.120.126.110
Unique ID
D002522
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002522
Annotation
NIM when experimental animal; diseases: coordinate with MONKEY DISEASES
Scope Note
A species of CERCOPITHECUS containing three subspecies: C. tantalus, C. pygerythrus, and C. sabeus. They are found in the forests and savannah of Africa. The African green monkey is the natural host of SIMIAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS and is used in AIDS research.
Entry Term(s)
African Green Monkey
Cercopithecus aethiops
Cercopithecus griseoviridis
Cercopithecus griseus
Cercopithecus pygerythrus
Cercopithecus sabeus
Cercopithecus tantalus
Chlorocebus cynosuros
Chlorocebus cynosurus
Chlorocebus pygerythrus
Green Monkey
Grivet Monkey
Lasiopyga weidholzi
Malbrouck
Malbrouck Monkey
Monkey, African Green
Monkey, Green
Monkey, Grivet
Monkey, Vervet
Savanah Monkey
Savannah Monkey
Vervet Monkey
Registry Number
txid9534
Related Numbers
txid460675
txid60710
Public MeSH Note
2020; see CERCOPITHECUS 1981-1990; for CERCOPITHECUS PYGERYTHRUS & CERCOPITHECUS SABEUS see CERCOPITHECUS 1975-1980; see CERCOPITHECUS AETHIOPS 1991-2019
History Note
2020(1981); see under CERCOPITHECUS 1981-1990; for CERCOPITHECUS PYGERYTHRUS & CERCOPITHECUS SABEUS see under CERCOPITHECUS 1975-1980; see under CERCOPITHECUS AETHIOPS 1991-2019
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1980/05/07
Revision Date
2021/05/10
Chlorocebus aethiops Preferred
Chlorocebus cynosuros Narrower
Savannah Monkey Broader
Chlorocebus pygerythrus Narrower
Monkey, Vervet Narrower
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