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 ]

Synonyms: inferior olive inferior olivary nuclear complex oliva

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

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

latin term
nucleus olivaris inferior [ NeuroNames:748 ]

latin term
nucleus olivaris caudalis [ NeuroNames:748 ]

latin term
regio olivaris inferior [ NeuroNames:748 ]

latin term
oliva [ FMA:TA FMA:72243 ]

depicted by

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

has related synonym

nucleus olivaris caudalis
regio olivaris inferior
complexus olivaris inferior; nuclei olivares inferiores
nuclei olivares caudales
complexus olivaris inferior
inferior olivary complex (Vieussens)
nuclei olivares inferiores
caudal olivary nuclei
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