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Hominidae MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Hominidae
Tree Number(s)
B01.050.150.900.649.313.988.400.112.400
Unique ID
D015186
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015186
Annotation
diseases: coordinate with PRIMATE DISEASES ; note entry term APES: diseases in an unspecified ape, index APE DISEASES + HOMINIDAE (NIM); extinct humans (Homo species other than Homo sapiens) go here; NEANDERTHALS is also available
Scope Note
Family of the suborder HAPLORHINI (Anthropoidea) comprising bipedal primate MAMMALS. It includes modern man (HOMO SAPIENS) and the great apes: gorillas (GORILLA GORILLA), chimpanzees (PAN PANISCUS and PAN TROGLODYTES), and orangutans (PONGO PYGMAEUS).
Entry Term(s)
Apes
Hominids
Hominini
Hominins
Homo
Pongidae
Related Numbers
txid9605
Previous Indexing
Anthropoidea (1981-1988)
Primates (1968-1988)
Public MeSH Note
89
History Note
89
Date Established
1989/01/01
Date of Entry
1988/04/19
Revision Date
2020/09/02
Hominidae Preferred
Pongidae Narrower
Homo Narrower
Hominini Narrower
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