Chondrocranium chondrification center that fuses with cartilages derived from sclerotome region of occipital somites forming occipital bone, hypoglossal canals and foramen magnum. [ https://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bn%3A1588903958 https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

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Term information

database cross reference
plural term
parachordal cartilages [ ZFA:0001423 ]

definition

Chondrocranium chondrification center that fuses with cartilages derived from sclerotome region of occipital somites forming occipital bone, hypoglossal canals and foramen magnum.

external definition

Rod-shaped paired cartilages on either side of the notochord. They unite, forming the base of the chondrocranium and are replaced by the prootic bones.[TAO]

has exact synonym

parachordal cartilages

id

UBERON:0009635