The part of the coelemic cavity lumen that is enclosed by the walls of the thorax. [ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_cjm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thoracic_cavity ]

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

definition

The part of the coelemic cavity lumen that is enclosed by the walls of the thorax.

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/c/ce/Gray846.png

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/ee/Scheme_body_cavities-en.svg

has exact synonym

space of thoracic compartment

cavity of chest

chest cavity

cavity of thorax

pectoral cavity

thoracic lumen

cavitas thoracis

id

UBERON:0002224

taxon notes

In many species, the diaphragm separates thoracic and abdominal cavities