The middle free limb segment, between the autopod and stylopod segments. Includes as parts the zeugopodial skeleton. Examples: There are two types of zeugopod: forelimb zeugopod (aka forearm), hindlimb zeugopod (aka crus). [ https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/101 PHENOSCAPE : curators ]

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

comment
  • There exists some controversy about which podial segments are present in some fishes, e.g. if the autopod is not newly evolved in tetrapods, there is a question as to which segments are actually present in basal vertebrate taxa.[PHENOSCAPE:curators]
contributor
  • https://github.com/cmungall
  • https://github.com/alex-dececchi
  • https://github.com/mellybelly
definition
  • The middle free limb segment, between the autopod and stylopod segments. Includes as parts the zeugopodial skeleton. Examples: There are two types of zeugopod: forelimb zeugopod (aka forearm), hindlimb zeugopod (aka crus).
has broad synonym
  • middle part of limb
has exact synonym
  • epipodium
  • zeugopodial limb segment
  • middle limb segment
  • zeugopodium
  • zygopodium
  • zygopod
  • zeugopod limb segment
  • middle free limb segment
has related synonym
  • middle segment of free limb
id
  • UBERON:0002471