The collection of all skeletal elements in a free forelimb region. Excludes the pectoral girdle [ https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
  • AAO:0000202
  • VSAO:0000151
  • VHOG:0001256
  • EHDAA2:0002222
  • XAO:0003061
  • FMA:24142
  • EMAPA:32623
latin term
ossa membri superioris [ FMA:TA FMA:24139 ]

taxonomic disambiguation
wing skeleton [ OBOL:automatic NCBITaxon:8782 ]

axiom lost from external ontology

relationship type change: differentiates_from lateral plate mesoderm (AAO:0010574) CHANGED TO: develops_from lateral plate mesoderm (UBERON:0003081)[AAO]

definition

The collection of all skeletal elements in a free forelimb region. Excludes the pectoral girdle

editor note

TODO - find a home for: FMA:24139 ! skeleton of upper limb

external definition

Skeletal structure of the paired, anterior appendages.[AAO]

has exact synonym

forelimb skeleton

skeleton of forelimb

upper limb skeleton

fore limb skeleton

skeleton of free upper limb

pectoral limb skeleton

ossa membri superioris

bones of upper limb

skeleton of pectoral limb

free upper limb skeleton

set of bones of upper limb

skeleton of upper limb

has narrow synonym

wing skeleton

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:0001440