Paired endochondral bone that is the dorsal-most of the pelvic bones, offering attachment areas for gluteal muscles on its main surface [PHENOSCAPE:ad]. [ PHENOSCAPE : ad https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/105 https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/60 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
os ilium [ FMA : 16589 FMA : TA ]
contributor
  • https://github.com/cmungall
  • https://github.com/mellybelly
definition
  • Paired endochondral bone that is the dorsal-most of the pelvic bones, offering attachment areas for gluteal muscles on its main surface [PHENOSCAPE:ad].
dubious for taxon
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_8570
external definition
  • Paired, rodlike endochondral bones that constitute the anterior pelvic girdle.[AAO]
external ontology notes
  • this is_a hip bone in MA.
has exact synonym
  • ilium bone
  • os ilium
  • os ilii
  • iliac bone
  • os iliacum
id
  • UBERON:0001273
taxon notes
  • All reptiles have an ilium except snakes, although some snake species have a tiny bone which is considered to be an ilium