This is the Continuous Integration Build of FHIR (will be incorrect/inconsistent at times).
See the Directory of published versions icon CodeSystem http://hl7.org/fhir/animal-species

Patient Administration icon Work Group Maturity Level: 0Informative Use Context: Country: World, Country: World
Official URL: http://hl7.org/fhir/animal-species Version: 5.0.0-cibuild
active as of 2022-12-07 Computable Name: AnimalSpecies
Flags: CaseSensitive, Complete OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.4.421

This Code system is not currently used

This example value set defines a set of codes that can be used to indicate species of animal patients.

This code system http://hl7.org/fhir/animal-species defines the following codes:

canislf DogCanis lupus familiarisbtn btn
ovisa SheepOvis ariesbtn btn
serinuscd Domestic CanarySerinus canaria domesticabtn btn


See the full registry of code systems defined as part of FHIR.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LevelA few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. See Code System for further information.
SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance). If the code is in italics, this indicates that the code is not selectable ('Abstract')
DisplayThe display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code