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Anatomy Term: m. levator mandibulae longus superficialis
XAO ID: 0004330
Synonyms: mlmls, superior long mandibular levator muscle
Definition: "Muscle that is part a complex that arises from the skull roof and acts to elevate or close the lower jaw. The first mandibular arch muscle to appear, it originates ventral to the center of the eye, and extends rostroventrally to end lateral to the buccal cavity."
Stage Range: NF stage 37 and 38 to death
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
m. levator mandibulae longus superior primordium NF stage 35 and 36 to NF stage 37 and 38
Develops Into:
Parent(s): m. levator mandibulae longus superior primordium


Parent(s): mandibular head muscle (is_a)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY