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Anatomy Term: pharyngeal pouch
XAO ID: 0004260
Synonyms: pharyngeal pouches
Definition: "Any of the outpocketings of pharyngeal endoderm that interdigitate with the neural crest derived pharyngeal arches. The pouches later fuse with the surface ectoderm to form the gill slits."
Stage Range: NF stage 27 to NF stage 39
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
pharyngeal endoderm NF stage 20 to NF stage 28
Develops Into:
Parent(s): pharyngeal endoderm


Parent(s): multi-tissue structure (is_a) pharyngeal region (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY