stapes cartilage elementGo to external page http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_0010055
A stapes endochondral element that is composed primarily of cartilage tissue. [ OBOL:automatic ]
A stapes endochondral element that is composed primarily of cartilage tissue.
TODO - check relationship to Recihert's
The stapes is homologous to the hyomandibula. In this ontology, we use the class 'hyomandibular cartilage' generally to include the future stapes, the future hyomandibular bone of teleosts and the unossified cartilage in sharks.
- stapes endochondral element
- auditory ossicle cartilage element
- hyomandibular cartilage
- part of some auditory ossicle bone
- develops_from some stapes pre-cartilage condensation