Largest nucleus situated in the olivary body, part of the medulla oblongata. It is closely associated with the cerebellum, but its specific function is voluntary body movements. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inferior_olivary_nucleus ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

latin term
oliva [ FMA:TA FMA:72243 ]

latin term
nucleus olivaris caudalis [ NeuroNames:748 ]

latin term
regio olivaris inferior [ NeuroNames:748 ]

latin term
nucleus olivaris inferior [ NeuroNames:748 ]

latin term
complexus olivaris inferior; nuclei olivares inferiores [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inferior_olivary_nucleus ]

definition

Largest nucleus situated in the olivary body, part of the medulla oblongata. It is closely associated with the cerebellum, but its specific function is voluntary body movements.

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/72/CerebCircuit.png

has exact synonym

inferior olive

inferior olivary nuclear complex

oliva

has related synonym

nucleus olivaris caudalis

regio olivaris inferior

complexus olivaris inferior; nuclei olivares inferiores

complexus olivaris inferior

nuclei olivares caudales

inferior olivary complex (Vieussens)

caudal olivary nuclei

nuclei olivares inferiores

nucleus olivaris inferior

inferior olivary nucleus

inferior olivary nuclei

homology notes

The inferior olive appears to be present in all vertebrate classes and is particularly well developed in species with a well-developed cerebellum.[well established][VHOG]

id

UBERON:0002127