Nuclei in the basal pons, intermingled among the descending axons from the cortex, that receive neocrotcial input and give rise to many axons that cross the midline to enter the contralateral cerebellum (Butler and Hodos, Comparative Vertebrate Neuroanatomy, 2nd ed., 2005, pg 135) [ ]

Synonyms: pontine gray pontine nuclear complex pontine nuclear group pontine nucleus pontine nuclei

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim

latin term
nucleus pontis [ NeuroNames:617 ]

latin term
nuclei brachii pontis [ NeuroNames:617 ]

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/dc/Lower_pons_horizontal_KB.svg

has related synonym

nuclei pontis
pontine grey matter
pontine gray matter
nucleus pontis
nuclei brachii pontis

id

UBERON:0002151