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Macropodidae MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Macropodidae
Tree Number(s)
B01.050.150.900.649.573.500
Unique ID
D007614
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007614
Scope Note
A family of herbivorous leaping MAMMALS of Australia, New Guinea, and adjacent islands. Members include kangaroos, wallabies, quokkas, and wallaroos.
Entry Term(s)
Kangaroos
Macropus
Macropus robustus
Petrogale
Quokkas
Setonix
Wallabies
Wallabies, Rock
Wallaroo
Related Numbers
txid30669
txid9312
txid9324
Public MeSH Note
2005; see KANGAROOS 1991-2004, see MARSUPIALIA 1975-1990
History Note
2005 (1975)
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1974/12/12
Revision Date
2020/09/02
Macropodidae Preferred
Quokkas Narrower
Wallabies Narrower
Macropus Narrower
Kangaroos Narrower
Wallaroo Narrower
Petrogale Narrower
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