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XB-ANAT-242

Anatomy Term: cloaca
XAO ID: 0000244
Synonyms: vent, cloacal chamber
Definition: "The posterior opening that serves as the common opening for the intestinal, reproductive, and urinary tracts, closed by the cloacal sphincter."
Stage Range: NF stage 29 and 30 to death
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Anatomy Item Stage Range
rectal diverticulum NF stage 29 and 30 to death
 

Parent(s): multi-tissue structure (is_a) alimentary system (part_of) tail bud (part_of)

 


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