macula of utricle of membranous labyrinth

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the neuroepithelial sensory receptor in the inferolateral wall of the utricle; hair cells of the neuroepithelium support the statoconial membrane and have terminal arborizations of vestibular nerve fibers around their bodies; normally sensitive to linear acceleration in the longitudinal axis of the body and to gravitational influences [ http://www.informatics.jax.org/accession/anna MP:0004333 ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

latin term
macula utriculi [ FMA:TA FMA:74960 ]

plural term
maculae utricle [ ZFA:0000030 ]

definition

the neuroepithelial sensory receptor in the inferolateral wall of the utricle; hair cells of the neuroepithelium support the statoconial membrane and have terminal arborizations of vestibular nerve fibers around their bodies; normally sensitive to linear acceleration in the longitudinal axis of the body and to gravitational influences

depicted by

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has exact synonym

macula utriculi

macula of utricle

utricle of membranous labyrinth macula

utriculus (labyrinthus vestibularis) macula

membranous labyrinth utricle macula

utricle macula

macula of membranous labyrinth utricle

macula utricle

macula of utriculus (labyrinthus vestibularis)

has related synonym

macula utriculi

maculae utricle

utricular macula

id

UBERON:0002214