A tail that extends from the posterior tip of the organism to the anus, contains muscle and skeleton. [ https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

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Term information

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Subsets

pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

definition
  • A tail that extends from the posterior tip of the organism to the anus, contains muscle and skeleton.
external definition
  • Anatomical structure that is the terminal, flexible posterior appendage of the organism.[AAO]
  • Organism subdivision which is the part of the body posterior to the vent which includes the anal and caudal fins.[TAO]
has exact synonym
  • postanal tail
  • muscular postanal tail
has narrow synonym
  • post-anal fin tail
has related synonym
  • post-vent region
id
  • UBERON:0007812
taxon notes
  • present at some time in chordate life history (eg in Urochordates, present only in free-swimming larvae). Function: propellor locomotion (in some species)