Regional part of substantia nigra consisting of loosely packed cells, generally located ventral and lateral to the pars compacta. Many cells in this region use GABA as a neurotransmitter (MM). [ BIRNLEX:968 ]

Synonyms: reticular part of substantia nigra nucleus substantiae nigrae, pars reticularis substantia nigra, reticular part pars reticularis substantiae nigrae substantia nigra, pars diffusa pars reticulata pars reticularis

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

abbreviation
SNR [ BIRNLEX:968 NIFSTD:NeuroNames_abbrevSource ]

latin term
nucleus substantiae nigrae, pars reticularis [ FMA:TA FMA:62908 ]

latin term
pars reticularis substantiae nigrae [ FMA:62908 FMA:TA ]

latin term
nucleus substantiae nigrae, pars compacta [ NeuroNames:537 ]

abbreviation
SNPR [ MP:0000836 ]

latin term
substantia nigra, pars compacta [ NeuroNames:537 ]

latin term
pars reticularis [ FMA:TA FMA:62908 ]

latin term
substantia nigra, pars diffusa [ FMA:TA FMA:62908 ]

comment

the cells of pars reticulata bear a strong structural and functional resemblance to the inner segment of the globus pallidus

has related synonym

substantia nigra, reticular division

pars compacta of substantia nigra

substantia nigra reticular part

substantia nigra, pars reticulata

nucleus substantiae nigrae, pars compacta

substantia nigra, pars compacta

id

UBERON:0001966