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XB-ANAT-193

Anatomy Term: utricle
XAO ID: 0000195
Synonyms: utricular otolith
Definition: "Inner ear structure into which the semicircular ducts find their outlet. Along with the saccule, it is part of the balancing apparatus (membranous labyrinth) located within the vestibule of the osseous labyrinth."
Stage Range: NF stage 47 to death
Marker Genes:
1/2
Develops From:
 
Develops Into:
 
 

Parent(s): auditory ossicle (is_a)

 


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