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obsolete_thorax

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This term is obsolete


Reason for obsolescence

Use http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_0001443 label: chest

Replaced by

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_0001443

A small, slender, rigid, needle- or thornlike spicule.

The main middle section of the insect body comprising three thoracic rings: the pro-, the meso- and the metathoraces which are more or less well fused and cask-like sometimes having on the upper lateral part one of two pairs of wings, while on the ventrolateral part each thoracic ring bears a pair of legs.

1: The part of the mammalian body between the neck and the abdomen; also: its cavity in which the heart and lungs lie.n2: The middle of the three chief divisions of the body of an insect; also: the corresponding part of a crustacean or an arachnid.

Any blade with a few short branches arising apically or subapically.

Subdivision of trunk proper, which is demarcated from the neck by the plane of the superior thoracic aperture and from the abdomen internally by the inferior surface of the diaphragm and externally by the costal margin and associated with the thoracic vertebral column and ribcage and from the back of the thorax by the external surface of the posterolateral part of the rib cage, the anterior surface of the thoracic vertebral column and the posterior axillary lines; together with the abdomen and the perineum, it constitutes the trunk proper. Examples: There is only one thorax.

Synonyms: Chest, acicula

Term info

FBbt definition citation

FBbt:00000015

bioportal provenance

The main middle section of the insect body comprising three thoracic rings: the pro-, the meso- and the metathoraces which are more or less well fused and cask-like sometimes having on the upper lateral part one of two pairs of wings, while on the ventrolateral part each thoracic ring bears a pair of legs.[accessedResource: FBbt:00000015][accessDate: 05-04-2011], A small, slender, rigid, needle- or thornlike spicule.[accessedResource: TGMA:000136][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Chest[accessedResource: FMAID:9576][accessDate: 05-04-2011], 1: The part of the mammalian body between the neck and the abdomen; also: its cavity in which the heart and lungs lie.n2: The middle of the three chief divisions of the body of an insect; also: the corresponding part of a crustacean or an arachnid.[accessedResource: BTO:0001368][accessDate: 05-04-2011], acicula[accessedResource: TGMA:000136][accessDate: 05-04-2011]

reason for obsolescence

Use http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_0001443 label: chest

term editor

James Malone

term replaced by

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_0001443

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