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Anatomy Term: facial epibranchial placode

XAO ID: 0004211

Synonyms: geniculate placode, epVII

Definition: "The most anterior of the epibranchial placodes, associated with the 1st pharyngeal cleft and contributing to the distal ganglia of cranial nerve VII (facial nerve)."

Stage Range: NF stage 28 to NF stage 37 and 38

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