NIEM Progression 5

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A description of biological lineage among individuals (members).

biom:Pedigree holds other objects.

biom:Pedigree can hold any of these following objects, starting with the most specific and becoming more generic as you move down the list:


An identifier (i.e., file number) of a pedigree.

Holds text.


An index that refers to the subject of the transaction and provides the ability to link pedigree information.

Holds text.


A status of a subject of a pedigree.

Holds code table entries.


An identifier for a DNA sample linking it to this related pedigree.

Holds text.


An index number that refers to the father of the subject of this pedigree.

Holds numbers.


An index number that refers to the mother of a subject of this pedigree.

Holds numbers.


A descriptive comment about a pedigree.

Holds text.