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 hind limb
  • stylopod of hindlimb
  • hindlimb stylopodium
  • thigh
  • hind limb stylopodium
  • stylopod of lower limb
  • proximal segment of free lower limb
  • hindlimb stylopod
  • hind propodium
  • hindlimb propodium
  • hind limb stylopod
  • upper leg
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.