The deep groove which separates the two hemispheres of the vertebrate brain. The falx cerebri, a dural brain covering, lies within the medial longitudinal fissure. [WP,unvetted]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medial_longitudinal_fissure ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

abbreviation
LF [ BIRNLEX:4041 NIFSTD:NeuroNames_abbrevSource ]

definition

The deep groove which separates the two hemispheres of the vertebrate brain. The falx cerebri, a dural brain covering, lies within the medial longitudinal fissure. [WP,unvetted].

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/92/Hemispheres.png

has exact synonym

hemispheric sulcus

longitudinal fissure of hemisphere

longitudinal sulcus

fissura longitudinalis magna

interhemispheric fissure

longitudinal cerebral fissure

longitudinal fissure of the cerebrum

fissura longitudinalis cerebrales

fissura longitudinalis cerebri

medial longitudinal fissure

fissura interhemispherica

sagittal fissure

id

UBERON:0002921