TAXONOMY

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CONCEPT NAME

Rhesus macaque

DESCRIPTION

The rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) is an Asian Old World monkey used in biomedical research due to its closeness to humans and to the ease of rearing the animal in captivity.

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    20 TRIPLES      13 PREDICATES      20 URIs      11 LITERALS

    Subject Predicate Object
    1 subjects:rhesus-macaque dcterms:modified 2017-10-09T07:40:28+00:00
    2 sg:license http://scigraph.springernature.com/explorer/license/
    3 rdf:type npg:Subject
    4 sg:Subject
    5 skos:Concept
    6 rdfs:label Rhesus macaque
    7 skos:altLabel Macaca mulatta
    8 Macaca mulattas
    9 Rhesus Macaques
    10 Rhesus Monkey
    11 Rhesus Monkeys
    12 skos:broader subjects:model-vertebrates
    13 skos:closeMatch dbpedia:Rhesus_macaque
    14 mesh:D008253
    15 skos:definition The rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) is an Asian Old World monkey used in biomedical research due to its closeness to humans and to the ease of rearing the animal in captivity.
    16 skos:hiddenLabel rhesus-macaque
    17 skos:historyNote [skos:definition - 2014.01.21] A species of the genus MACACA inhabiting India, China, and other parts of Asia. The species is used extensively in biomedical research and adapts very well to living with humans.
    18 skos:inScheme subjects:
    19 skos:notation rhesus-macaque
    20 skos:prefLabel Rhesus macaque
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