Dorsal head of a bicapitate rib. It articulates with the diapophysis[AAO]. [ AAO:0000722 ]

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Term information

definition

Dorsal head of a bicapitate rib. It articulates with the diapophysis[AAO].

has broad synonym

tuberculum

has exact synonym

tuberculum of rib

id

UBERON:0011652

taxon notes

Ribs of primitive tetrapods are bicipital (having two heads)

terminology notes

sometimes called the tuberculum, but not to be confused with the tubercle, which is between body and neck