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XB-ANAT-129

Anatomy Term: large intestine

XAO ID: 0000131

Synonyms:

Definition: "A short, wide tube that is part of the alimentary system and comprises the colon and rectum and empties into the cloaca. It lacks longitudinal folds characteristic of the small intestine. It absorbs water and salts from the gut lumen."


Stage Range: NF stage 41 to death

Marker Genes:


Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
hindgut NF stage 20 to NF stage 44
Develops Into:
 

Component Anatomy Items:

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References: NCBO BioPortal, Ontology Lookup Service

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