Anatomy Term: mesonephric kidney
XAO ID: 0000141
Synonyms: adult kidney, opisthonephros, urniere, mesonephros, Wolffian body
Definition: "Organ that is the definitive adult kidney. It replaces the earlier pronephros, which degenerates as the mesonephros becomes functional in feeding stage tadpoles."
Stage Range: NF stage 39 to death
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References: NCBO BioPortal, Ontology Lookup Service