The first vertebral bone in the vertebral column. [ ]

Synonyms: atlas (CI) first cervical vertebra atlas cervical atlas vertebra 1 cervical vertebra 1 atlas vertebra C1 vertebra atlas [C I]

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Term information

database cross reference

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

external definition

Vertebra that is posteriorly adjacent to the neurocranium.[TAO]
First postcranial vertebra, which is modified anteriorly to articulate with the skull.[AAO]