Subdivision of vertebral column that corresponds to the caudal subdivision of the body, containing the caudal vertebrae. [ UBERONREF:0000006 ]

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Term information

definition

Subdivision of vertebral column that corresponds to the caudal subdivision of the body, containing the caudal vertebrae.

external definition

Region of the vertebral column posterior to the caudal-sacral region, that may consists of two or three to more than 100 vertebrae. These vertebrae exhibit a gradual reduction in the sizes of their transverse processes and zygapophyses, but these structures are never entirely absent. All caudal vertebrae bear haemal arches.[AAO]

external ontology notes

in AAO, this is posterior to the caudal-sacral region

has exact synonym

caudal vertebrae series

axial skeleton tail region

caudal skeleton

has related synonym

tail region

caudal region

postsacral region

id

UBERON:0006076