A group of cortical areas related by direct or indirect connectivity to the striate area 17 and functionally involved primarily in vision. They include the parastriate area 18, the peristriate area 19 and adjacent areas in the parietal lobe and temporal lobe (Adapted from BrainInfo and Zilles-1990). [ NLXANAT:200905010 ]

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Maryann Martone

definition

A group of cortical areas related by direct or indirect connectivity to the striate area 17 and functionally involved primarily in vision. They include the parastriate area 18, the peristriate area 19 and adjacent areas in the parietal lobe and temporal lobe (Adapted from BrainInfo and Zilles-1990).

has exact synonym

extrastriate areas

extrastriate cortex

has narrow synonym

peristriate cortex

has related synonym

extrastriate areas

extrastriate cortical area

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UBERON:0014370