the oval-shaped tarsal bone found between the talus and the 3 cuneiform bones [ http://www.informatics.jax.org/accession/llw2 MP:0009727 ]

Synonyms: navicular of pes os naviculare navicular of foot centrale (hind) os naviculare pedis navicular os tarsi centrale navicular bone of foot

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
os naviculare [ FMA:24499 FMA:TA ]

latin term
os tarsi centrale [ NominaAnatomicaVeterinaria:2005 ]

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/81/Gray276.png

external definition

Oval tarsal element that is located on the center of the mesopodium. It articulates with all other elements of the tarsus except tarsal 5.[AAO]

has related synonym

central tarsal bone

os naviculare

id

UBERON:0001451

taxon notes

connections vary depending on species. AAO: Oval tarsal element that is located on the center of the mesopodium. It articulates with all other elements of the tarsus except tarsal 5. In humans: there is a cuboid instead of distal tarsal 4 and 5 - may articulate laterally with the cuboid