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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (88) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: tooth
XAO ID: 0000431
Synonyms: dentition, teeth
Definition: "Each of a set of hard, bony enamel-coated structures in the jaws, used for biting."
Stage Range: NF stage 60 to death
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
mouth primordium NF stage 28 to NF stage 60
Develops Into:
Parent(s): mouth primordium


Parent(s): skeletal element (is_a) cranium (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY