Replacement bone that is bilaterally paired and (in teleosts) articulates with the neurocranium dorsally and the opercle posteriorly[TAO,modified]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyomandibula TAO : 0000672 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

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Subsets

efo_slim

axiom lost from external ontology
  • relationship loss: overlaps preopercle vertical limb-hyomandibula joint (TAO:0005278)[TAO]
  • relationship loss: overlaps hyomandibula-metapterygoid joint (TAO:0001979)[TAO]
  • relationship loss: overlaps hyomandibula-opercle joint (TAO:0005265)[TAO]
  • relationship loss: overlaps hyomandibular-otic region joint (TAO:0001947)[TAO]
  • relationship loss: overlaps quadrate-hyomandibula joint (TAO:0001801)[TAO]
definition
  • Replacement bone that is bilaterally paired and (in teleosts) articulates with the neurocranium dorsally and the opercle posteriorly[TAO,modified].
external definition
  • Replacement bone that is bilaterally paired and articulates with the neurocranium dorsally and the opercle posteriorly.[TAO]
has broad synonym
  • hyomandibula
  • hyomandibular
homology notes
  • This structure (the hyomandibular), on ontogenic grounds alone, can be considered homologous with the amphibian and reptilian columella and the mammalian stapes.[well established][VHOG]
id
  • UBERON:0011606
taxon notes
  • In most teleosts, there is a symplectic, and the hyomandibula articulates with it anteroventrally.