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Anatomy Term: palatoquadrate

XAO ID: 0004218


Definition: "The dorsal component of the mandibular arch, the ventral one being Meckel's cartilage. Together with the ceratohyal and connecting musculature, it is responsible for the ventilation and irrigation of the filter apparatus."

Stage Range: NF stage 24 to death

Marker Genes:

Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
mandibular crest NF stage 15 to NF stage 42
Develops Into:

Component Anatomy Items:

is a part of derives from

References: NCBO BioPortal, Ontology Lookup Service

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