A protective, noncellular membrane that surrounds the eggs of various animals including insects and fish [GO]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chorion_(egg) http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0042600 ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, vertebrate_core, dubious_grouping

definition
  • A protective, noncellular membrane that surrounds the eggs of various animals including insects and fish [GO].
external definition
  • The egg shell. Kimmel et al, 1995.[TAO]
has exact synonym
  • chorion (egg)
id
  • UBERON:0000920