One of the tubular invaginations of the epidermis enclosing the hair roots and from which grow the vibrissae located on the muzzle and face of many species. [ MP : 0010234 http://www.informatics.jax.org/accession/llw2 ]

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definition
  • One of the tubular invaginations of the epidermis enclosing the hair roots and from which grow the vibrissae located on the muzzle and face of many species.
has exact synonym
  • vibrissal follicle
  • follicle of sinus hair
  • follicle of vibrissa
has related synonym
  • vibrissa follicle
id
  • UBERON:0010419