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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (2) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: head somite
XAO ID: 0000313
Synonyms: occipital somite, cranial somite
Definition: "Any of the transient, degenerating somites that form in the occipital region of the animal."
Stage Range: NF stage 17 to NF stage 39
Marker Genes: actc1 dnajb9
Develops From:
Develops Into:

Parent(s): somite (is_a) head region (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY