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Term information

Subsets

pheno_slim

definition

The bone forming the forehead and roof of the eye orbit.

depicted by

Frontal:bone.png

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/97/Gray136.png

development notes

In the mouse the parietal originates from cephalic paraxial mesoderm (Jiang 2000; Morriss-Kay 2001), whereas in the chicken it is traced back to either mesodermal (Noden 1978) or neural crest (Couly 1992, 1993).

has narrow synonym

frontal

frontal bone

os frontal

has related synonym

os frontale

id

UBERON:0000209

taxon notes

fused in humans, paired in other animals