The part of the hindlimb between pelvis and the knee, corresponding to the femur. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

efo_slim, pheno_slim

definition

The part of the hindlimb between pelvis and the knee, corresponding to the femur.

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/4b/Gray1238.png

has exact synonym

stylopod of hindlimb

hindlimb propodium

stylopod of lower limb

upper leg

hind propodium

thigh

hindlimb stylopodium

hindlimb stylopod

stylopod of hind limb

hind limb stylopod

proximal segment of free lower limb

hind limb stylopodium

homology notes

Most anatomists now agree that the three proximal bones of the tetrapod limbs are homologous to the two or three proximal elements of the paired fin skeleton of other sarcopterygians, that is the humerus-femur, radius-tibia, and ulna-fibula.[well established][VHOG]

id

UBERON:0000376

terminology notes

Naming conventions for pod terms under discussion within phenoscape group.