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

This is just here as a test because I lose it

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
  • chest cavity
  • pectoral cavity
  • cavity of chest
  • thoracic lumen
  • cavity of thorax
  • cavitas thoracis
  • space of thoracic compartment
id
  • UBERON:0002224
taxon notes
  • In many species, the diaphragm separates thoracic and abdominal cavities