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XB-ANAT-406

Anatomy Term: tail somite 17

XAO ID: 0000425

Synonyms: somite 17, trunk somite 17

Definition: "The 15th somite located posterior to the head. This somite is resorbed at metamorphosis."


Stage Range: NF stage 28 to NF stage 47

Marker Genes:


Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
presomitic mesoderm NF stage 13 to NF stage 29 and 30
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
dermatome NF stage 17 to NF stage 47
sclerotome of tail somite 17 NF stage 28 to NF stage 47
myotome of tail somite 17 NF stage 28 to NF stage 47

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