Large round nucleus located in the midbrain tegmentum, consisting of a magnocellular and parvicellular portion in most species studied. [ BIRNLEX:1478 ]

Synonyms: nucleus ruber

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
nucleus ruber tegmenti [ MP:MP ]

latin term
nucleus rotundus subthalamo-peduncularis [ NeuroNames:505 ]

abbreviation
R [ BIRNLEX:1478 NIFSTD:NeuroNames_abbrevSource ]

latin term
nucleus ruber tegmenti (Stilling) [ NeuroNames:505 ]

latin term
nucleus ruber [ TAO:0000552 ]

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/da/Cn3nucleus.png

function notes

in animals without a significant corticospinal tract, gait is mainly controlled by the red nucleus.

has related synonym

nucleus ruber tegmenti (Stilling)

red nucleus (Burdach)

nucleus ruber

nucleus ruber tegmenti

nucleus rotundus subthalamo-peduncularis

id

UBERON:0001947