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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (1) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: tail somite 16
XAO ID: 0000424
Synonyms: somite 16, trunk somite 16
Definition: "The 14th somite located posterior to the head. This somite forms at NF stage 28, by which time head somite 1 has degenerated, and it is resorbed at metamorphosis."
Stage Range: NF stage 28 to NF stage 47
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
presomitic mesoderm NF stage 14 to NF stage 47
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
dermatome NF stage 17 to NF stage 47
myotome of tail somite 16 NF stage 28 to NF stage 47
sclerotome of tail somite 16 NF stage 28 to NF stage 47
Parent(s): presomitic mesoderm


Parent(s): tail somite (is_a)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY