Subdivision of skeleton that is an anterolateral part of the cranium and structurally supports the eye. Includes bones formed and located in sclerotic layer of eyeball. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orbit_(anatomy) http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 TAO : 0001410 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

definition
  • Subdivision of skeleton that is an anterolateral part of the cranium and structurally supports the eye. Includes bones formed and located in sclerotic layer of eyeball.
external definition
  • Anatomical cluster that is a anterolateral part of the cranium and structurally supports the eye.[TAO]
external ontology notes
  • in FMA, this overlaps with bones such as the maxilla and sphenoid; in ZFA, individual bones are part of the orbit
has exact synonym
  • eye socket
  • orbit of skull
  • bony orbit
id
  • UBERON:0001697