An ectodermal placode that will develop into the components of the lateral line system [ ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
  • XAO:0000440
  • AAO:0010718
plural term
lateral line placodes [ XAO:0000440 ]

editor note

TODO - compare with protoneuromast

external definition

Specialized series of dorsolateral ectodermal placodes.[AAO]

has related synonym

lateral line placodes