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. [ TAO:0001410 http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orbit_(anatomy) ]

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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

bony orbit

orbit of skull

id

UBERON:0001697