Pharyngeal arch 1 muscle that participates in oral/pharyngeal behaviors, is innervated by the lateral pterygoid nerve branches, and attaches to the condylar process of the mandible and temporomandibular joint (TMJ) capsule, and the cranial base. [ MFMO:0000074 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

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Subsets

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latin term
musculus pterygoideus lateralis [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lateral_pterygoid_muscle FEED:rd ]

latin term
musculus pterygoideus externus [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lateral_pterygoid_muscle FEED:rd ]

actions notes

only masticatory muscle that depresses mandible (opens jaw)

definition

Pharyngeal arch 1 muscle that participates in oral/pharyngeal behaviors, is innervated by the lateral pterygoid nerve branches, and attaches to the condylar process of the mandible and temporomandibular joint (TMJ) capsule, and the cranial base.

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/bb/Musculuspterygoideuslateralis.png

external definition

Pharyngeal arch 1 muscle that participates in oral/pharyngeal behaviors, is innervated by the lateral pterygoid nerve branches, and attaches to the condylar process of the mandible and TMJ capsule, and the cranial base.[FEED]

has broad synonym

pterygoid lateralis

has exact synonym

musculus pterygoideus lateralis

lateral pteregoid muscle

lateral pteregoid

pterygoideus lateral

musculus pterygoides lateralis

pterygoideus externus

pterygoideus lateral muscle

pterygoideus externus muscle

musculus pterygoideus externus

m. pterygoideus lateralis

m. pterygoideus externus

external pterygoid muscle

lateral pterygoid

id

UBERON:0006719

see also

https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/539