Skeletal element that functionally replaces the notochord[VSAP,modified]. [ https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/207 VSAO:curator https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/80 VSAO:0000183 http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

Synonyms: centrum of vertebra périchorde@fr centre vertébral@fr

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

contributor

https://github.com/cmungall

external definition

Skeletal element that surrounds the notochord.[VSAO]

the main cylindrical portion of the vertebra ventral to the vertebral canal

id

UBERON:0016491

taxon notes

The vertebral centrum may be cartilaginous, develop as cartilage but be replaced by bone or mineralized, or form directly through intramembranous ossification.

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