Nucleus located in the pontine tegmentum containing cells that give rise to motor innervation of the jaw through the trigeminal nerve. It receives both crossed and uncrossed fibers from the cerebral cortex (Heimer, L. The Human Brain and Spinal Cord, 2nd ed., 1996, pg 248). [ BIRNLEX:1222 ]

Synonyms: motor nucleus of cranial nerve v motor nucleus V trigeminal motor nucleus nV motor nucleus of trigeminal nerve trigeminal motor nuclei nucleus motorius nervi trigemini trigeminal V motor nucleus motor trigeminal nucleus

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Term information

Subsets

pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

latin term
nucleus motorius trigeminalis [ NeuroNames:559 ]

latin term
nucleus motorius nervi trigeminalis [ NeuroNames:559 ]

latin term
nucleus motorius nervi trigemini [ FMA:TA FMA:54562 ]

plural term
trigeminal motor nuclei [ TAO:0001365 ]

depicted by

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external ontology notes

this in ZFA this is part of the medulla; pons is a dubious structure for zebrafish

has related synonym

nucleus motorius nervi trigeminalis

motor nucleus of the trigeminal

motor nucleus of trigeminal

motor nucleus

motor nucleus of the trigeminal nerve

nucleus motorius trigeminalis

nucleus motorius nervi trigemini

id

UBERON:0002633