Large vertebra of the movable part of the vertebral column, characterized by the absence of the foramen transversarium within the transverse process, and by the absence of facets on the sides of the body. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lumbar_vertebrae ]

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

definition

Large vertebra of the movable part of the vertebral column, characterized by the absence of the foramen transversarium within the transverse process, and by the absence of facets on the sides of the body.

depicted by

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id

UBERON:0002414

taxon notes

Whereas all rats had six lumbar vertebrae, variable patterns in mice included mostly five vertebrae in DBA/2J, mostly six vertebrae in C57BL/6J, and a mix in B6129PF2/J