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

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
nucleus ruber tegmenti [ MP:MP ]

latin term
nucleus ruber [ TAO:0000552 ]

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

abbreviation
R [ BIRNLEX:1478 NIFSTD:NeuroNames_abbrevSource ]

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

definition

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

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 exact synonym

nucleus ruber

has related synonym

red nucleus (Burdach)

nucleus ruber tegmenti (Stilling)

nucleus ruber

nucleus ruber tegmenti

nucleus rotundus subthalamo-peduncularis

id

UBERON:0001947