The auditory sensory organ of lizards, amphibians, and birds, which is homologous to the Corti in mammals. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basilar_papilla ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
  • XAO:0003145
  • VHOG:0001567
  • AAO:0011018
latin term
papilla basilaris [ AAO:0011018 ]

definition

The auditory sensory organ of lizards, amphibians, and birds, which is homologous to the Corti in mammals.

editor note

consider classifying as a sensory epithelium

external definition

A sensory structure in the lagenar portion of an amphibian's membranous labyrinth between the oval and round windows.[AAO]

has exact synonym

papilla basilaris

has related synonym

sensory epithelium of recessus basilaris

basilar papillae

id

UBERON:0013731

never in taxon

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_40674