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Anatomy Term: forelimb
XAO ID: 0003030
Synonyms: fore limb, anterior limb
Definition: "One of the pair of limbs that are situated anteriorly, develop in sacs that separate them from the gill chamber, are well-defined buds by NF stage 48, are innervated by NF stage 51, and are ossified by NF stage 59."
Stage Range: NF stage 55 to death
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
forelimb bud NF stage 48 to NF stage 55
Develops Into:
Parent(s): forelimb bud


Parent(s): limb (is_a) pectoral appendage (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY