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