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Anatomy Term: dorsal aorta
XAO ID: 0000051
Synonyms: aorta dorsalis
Definition: "Principal unpaired, median artery of the trunk, extending into the tail as the caudal artery."
Stage Range: NF stage 31 to death
Marker Genes: enpp1 lmo2
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
arterial endothelium NF stage 31 to death
intermediate mesoderm NF stage 13 to NF stage 66
paired dorsal aorta NF stage 31 to NF stage 44
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
arteria iliaca communis NF stage 49 to death
caudal artery NF stage 31 to NF stage 66
coeliaco-mesenteric artery NF stage 41 to death
internal carotid artery NF stage 37 and 38 to death
intersomitic artery NF stage 37 and 38 to NF stage 47
larval aorta NF stage 47 to NF stage 66
occipitovertebral artery NF stage 41 to death
Parent(s): arterial endothelium, intermediate mesoderm, paired dorsal aorta


Parent(s): aorta (is_a) trunk vasculature (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY