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XB-ANAT-3377

Anatomy Term: m. levator mandibulae externus
XAO ID: 0004332
Synonyms: external mandibular levator muscle, mlme
Definition: "Muscle that is part a complex that arises from the skull roof and acts to elevate or close the lower jaw. The last jaw levator to develop, it originates rostral to the palatoquadrate."
Stage Range: NF stage 46 to death
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Anatomy Item Stage Range
m. levator mandibulae externus primordium NF stage 44 to NF stage 45
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Parent(s): m. levator mandibulae externus primordium

 

Parent(s): mandibular head muscle (is_a)

 


References: NCBO BioPortal , Ontology Lookup Service