chordoneural hinge

^ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/XAO_0000108

The anterior limit of the neurenteric canal, which connects the post-anal gut with the central canal of the spinal chord. It is formed from a population of cells derived from the dorsal lip of the late gastrula, and has been shown to be important in tail development. [ https://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bn%3A0762302852 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7916680 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11404094 ]

Synonyms: chordo neural hinge, CNH