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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (829) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: caudal artery
XAO ID: 0000364
Synonyms: CA
Definition: "The posterior extension of the dorsal aorta to the tail region, which degenerates at metamorphosis."
Stage Range: NF stage 31 to NF stage 66
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
dorsal aorta NF stage 31 to death
Develops Into:
Parent(s): dorsal aorta


Parent(s): artery (is_a) tail vasculature (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY