A longitudinal groove in the neural tube wall that divides the neural tube into dorsal (alar) and ventral (basal) halves (dorsal receives input from sensory neurons, ventral effects motor functions); stretches from the mesencephalon caudad[TMD]. [ http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK10047 http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Sulcus+limitans ]

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definition

A longitudinal groove in the neural tube wall that divides the neural tube into dorsal (alar) and ventral (basal) halves (dorsal receives input from sensory neurons, ventral effects motor functions); stretches from the mesencephalon caudad[TMD].

has broad synonym

sulcus limitans

has exact synonym

neural tube lateral wall sulcus limitans

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UBERON:0005478