An organism subdivision that includes the pectoral girdle skeleton and associated soft tissue. Note that this includes both the skeletal elements and associated tissues (integument, muscle, etc). Examples: There are only two instances in an organism, right and left pectoral girdle regions. [ https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

Synonyms: girdle - pectoral cingulum membri superioris

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

latin term
cingulum membri superioris [ FMA:TA FMA:23217 ]

curator notes

this class describes the organism subdivision, NOT the skeleton within. See also: skeleton of pectoral girdle (UBERON:0007831).

external comment

Note that this class describes the central subdivision of the pectoral girdle complex, NOT the skeleton within.[VSAO]

external definition

An organism subdivision that includes the pectoral girdle skeleton. Note that this includes both the skeletal elements and associated tissues (integument, muscle, etc). There is only one instance of the pectoral girdle region per organism.[VSAO]

has narrow synonym

upper limb girdle

cingulum membri superioris

shoulder girdle

has related synonym

pectoral girdle

pectoral region

id

UBERON:0001421