Subdivision of skeleton which consists of cranial skeleton, set of all vertebrae, set of all ribs and sternum[FMA, modified]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Axial_skeleton https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/wiki/The-axial-skeleton FMA:71221 https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/44 VSAO:0000056 ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

contributor

https://github.com/cmungall

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/8b/Axial_skeleton_diagram.svg

external definition

Skeletal subdivision of the central body axis including the cranium, vertebrae, notochord, ribs, and sternum.[VSAO]

has related synonym

skeleton axiale

id

UBERON:0005944

see also

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/uberon/docs/The-axial-skeleton