neurogenic placodeGo to external page http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_0009955
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neurogenic placodes [ ZFA : 0001309 ]
- Includes: trigeminal, otic, lateral line and epibranchial placodes.
- Cranial ectodermal placode with potential to develop into a component of the nervous system, such as nerves or ganglia.
has exact synonym
- neurogenic placodes
has obo namespace
has related synonym
- placodae neurogenicae
- While some sensory placodes (otic and olfactory) may have homologues in basal chordates (Wada et al., 1998), the so-called neurogenenic placodes (trigeminal, otic, lateral line and epibranchial placodes) appear to have emerged at a later time (Shimeld and Holland, 2000)