Paired endochondral long bone that extends between the pectoral girdle and the skeletal parts of the forelimb. [PHENOSCAPE:mah]. [ PHENOSCAPE : mah https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/106 AAO : 0000679 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

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Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

contributor
  • https://github.com/mellybelly
  • https://github.com/cmungall
definition
  • Paired endochondral long bone that extends between the pectoral girdle and the skeletal parts of the forelimb. [PHENOSCAPE:mah].
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/67/Illu_upper_extremity.jpg
external definition
  • Paired, elongate, cylindrical bones of endochondral origin that extend from the pectoral girdle to the elbows.[AAO]
has exact synonym
  • humerus bone
  • humeri
has related synonym
  • proximal metapterygial mesomere of pectoral fin
  • proximal metapterygial mesomere of pectoral appendage
  • mesomere 1 of pectoral appendage
homology notes
  • Most anatomists now agree that the three proximal bones of the tetrapod limbs are homologous to the two or three proximal elements of the paired fin skeleton of other sarcopterygians, that is the humerus-femur, radius-tibia, and ulna-fibula.[well established][VHOG]
id
  • UBERON:0000976

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