Anatomy Term: tail somite 16
XAO ID: 0000424
Synonyms: somite 16, trunk somite 16
Definition: "The 14th somite located posterior to the head. This somite forms at NF stage 28, by which time head somite 1 has degenerated, and it is resorbed at metamorphosis."
Stage Range: NF stage 28 to NF stage 47
Component Anatomy Items:
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References: NCBO BioPortal, Ontology Lookup Service