A paired appendage that is evolved from a paired fin. The extent of this structure includes autopod, stylopod and zeugopod regions when present, but excludes the girdle and its parts. [ UBERONREF : 0000003 ]

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Term information

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Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

definition
  • A paired appendage that is evolved from a paired fin. The extent of this structure includes autopod, stylopod and zeugopod regions when present, but excludes the girdle and its parts.
external definition
  • Organism subdivision that has as its parts the jointed appendages used for locomotion and manipulation.[AAO]
has exact synonym
  • pentadactyl limb
  • tetrapod limb
  • free limb
  • limb sensu Vertebrata
has related synonym
  • extremities
  • extremity
homology notes
  • Most anatomists now agree that the three proximal bones of the tetrapod limbs are homologous to the two or three proximal elements of the paired fin skeleton of other sarcopterygians, that is the humerus-femur, radius-tibia, and ulna-fibula.[well established][VHOG]
id
  • UBERON:0002101