A taste bud that is located on the soft palate, in the roof of the mouth. [ https://doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5142-05.2006 http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

Synonyms: taste bud of palate

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In the mouse, Fungiform and palatal taste buds are innervated by the geniculate ganglion cells of the facial nerve[DOI:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5142-05.2006]