biosystematic code

biosystematic code

A 5-digit code which represents taxonomic groups above the genus level; each biosystematic code has an associated biosystematic heading or supertaxa.
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Available through ISI Web of Knowledge(SM), BIOSIS Previews includes new searching and linking capabilities, such as biosystematic code, name, and concept code searching, along with the ability to select a specific time period for searching.
Other improvements to BIOSIS Previews include additional revisions to indexing fields, such as newly added taxonomical terms, revised biosystematic codes and revised mapping of Medical Subject Heading (MeSH(R)) Disease terms.