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Anatomy Term: m. levator mandibulae longus profundus
XAO ID: 0004329
Synonyms: mlmlp
Definition: "Muscle that is part a complex that arises from the skull roof and acts to elevate or close the lower jaw. After separating from levator mandibulae longus superficialis, it parallels it and inserts in the connective tissue. Only at later stages, its rostral third is slightly curved laterally and inserts in the region of the anlage of the tentacular cartilage."
Stage Range: NF stage 41 to death
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
m. levator mandibulae longus profundus primordium NF stage 39 to NF stage 40
Develops Into:
Parent(s): m. levator mandibulae longus profundus primordium


Parent(s): mandibular head muscle (is_a)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY