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Anatomy Term: lateral line placode
XAO ID: 0000440
Synonyms: lateral line, lateral line placodes
Definition: "Thickened placodal areas located anterior and posterior to the otic vesicle. There are 5 distinct lateral line placodes, each giving rise to a single lateral line nerve that will innervate lateral line hair cells and convey information on motion to the adjacent hindbrain."
Stage Range: NF stage 28 to NF stage 41
Marker Genes: eya1 lzts2
Antibody: Pak1 Ab1
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
posterior placodal area NF stage 11.5 to NF stage 28
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
anterior lateral line placode NF stage 28 to NF stage 41
infraorbital lateral line primordium NF stage 33 and 34 to NF stage 42
occipital lateral line NF stage 37 and 38 to death
supraorbital lateral line NF stage 33 and 34 to death
trunk lateral line NF stage 33 and 34 to death
Parent(s): posterior placodal area


Parent(s): neurogenic placode (is_a) lateral line system (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY