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Anatomy Term: sacral vertebra

XAO ID: 0003078

Synonyms: ninth vertebra, ninth vertebrae, sacral vertebrae

Definition: "The 9th vertebra, which arises from the trunk somites 9 and 10. It joins the illia laterally at NF stage 60 and later coalesces with the urostyle in the midline of the pelvic girdle to form a single unit in the adult frog."

Stage Range: NF stage 48 to death

Marker Genes:

Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
trunk somite 9 NF stage 23 to NF stage 47
trunk somite 10 NF stage 24 to NF stage 47
Develops Into:

Component Anatomy Items:

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References: NCBO BioPortal, Ontology Lookup Service

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