A multicellular anatomical structure that is associated with an embryo and derived from the zygote from which it develops, but which does not contribute to the embryo proper or to structures that are part of the same organism after embryogenesis. [ https://cedar.bio.indiana.edu/trac/env/ontologies/ticket/279 http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9114-8737 http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/CARO_DOS ]

Synonyms: extra-embryonic structure

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Term information

database cross reference

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

plural term
extraembryonic structures [ ZFA:0000020 ]


see also conceptus extraembryonic component in EHDAA2.

has related synonym

extraembryonic tissue
extraembryonic structures