Subdivision of skeleton consisting of all skeletal elements in an hindlimb region. [ ]

Synonyms: free lower limb skeleton lower limb skeleton skeleton of free lower limb hind limb skeleton hindlimb skeleton bones of lower limb set of bones of lower limb ossa membri inferioris hind-limb skeleton skeleton of lower limb

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Term information

database cross reference
  • FMA:24144
  • XAO:0003062
  • OpenCyc:Mx4rvZcKkZwpEbGdrcN5Y29ycA
  • EHDAA2:0002226
  • VSAO:0000152
  • VHOG:0001255
  • AAO:0000217
  • EMAPA:32633


latin term
ossa membri inferioris [ FMA:TA FMA:24140 ]

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]


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external definition

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

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]