The organs and associated structures associated with bearing offspring in a female animal. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Female_genitalia ]

Synonyms: female organism reproductive system genitalia of female organism female organism genitalia reproductive system of female organism

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

plural term
female genitals [ XAO:0000156 ]

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/68/Scheme_female_reproductive_system-en.svg

has related synonym

gynaecological tissue
female genitalia
female genital system
female genital tract
female genitals
systema genitale femininum
female reproductive tract

homology notes

By far, sexual reproduction is the more common pattern among living vertebrate forms and its widespread occurrence suggests that it is the plesiomorphic, or primitive, reproductive mode among the vertebrates.[well established][VHOG]

id

UBERON:0000474