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XB-ANAT-1705

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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Parent(s): epibranchial placode (is_a)

 


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