A cuticular covering that is composed primarily of chitin. The main structural component of arthropod cuticle is a polysaccharide, chitin, composed of N-acetylglucosamine units, together with proteins and lipids[WP]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthropod_exoskeleton http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cuticle#Invertebrate_zoology https://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=3348965&group_id=36855&atid=440764 https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim

editor note

TODO - split from exoskeleton? Also: See above sf item to see if this belongs in GO

has alternative id

UBERON:FBbt_00004970

has broad synonym

exoskeleton

has related synonym

arthropod exoskeleton

insect cuticle

arthropod cuticle

id

UBERON:0001001