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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (39) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: palatoquadrate
XAO ID: 0004218
Definition: "The dorsal component of the mandibular arch, the ventral one being Meckel's cartilage. Together with the ceratohyal and connecting musculature, it is responsible for the ventilation and irrigation of the filter apparatus."
Stage Range: NF stage 24 to death
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
mandibular crest NF stage 15 to NF stage 42
Develops Into:
Parent(s): mandibular crest


Parent(s): tissue (is_a) mandibular arch (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY