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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (3) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: fin crest
XAO ID: 0004229
Definition: "The thin epidermis extension of the inner fin visible in the mid trunk region of the inner fin at NF stage 27, and extending posteriorly and then ventrally, ending just before the proctodeum. The fin is more homogeneous in NF stage 46 tadpoles, and the inner fin and fin crest are no longer discrete."
Stage Range: NF stage 26 to NF stage 46
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
inner fin NF stage 25 to NF stage 66
Develops Into:
Parent(s): inner fin


Parent(s): surface structure (is_a) epidermis (part_of) tail (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY