Subcortical nucleus of telecephalic origin consisting of an elongated gray mass lying lateral to and bordering the lateral ventricle. It is divided into a head, body and tail in some species. [ ]

Synonyms: caudatus

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/91/Telencephalon-Horiconatal.jpg

external definition

Nucleus of brain which is an elongated crescent-shaped mass lying parallel and adjacent to the lateral ventricle throughout its extent[FMA:61833].

has alternative id

UBERON:0010122

has related synonym

nucleus caudatus
Ammon horn fields
caudatum

id

UBERON:0001873