Anatomical cavity for the proximal articular surface of the proximal limb or fin element with the scapulocoracoid or equivalent structure. [ PHENOSCAPE:ad ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

Subsets

pheno_slim

latin term
cavitas glenoidalis scapulae [ FMA:23275 FMA:TA ]

axiom lost from external ontology

relationship loss: part_of scapular area (AAO:0000935)[AAO]

definition

Anatomical cavity for the proximal articular surface of the proximal limb or fin element with the scapulocoracoid or equivalent structure.

depicted by

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external definition

Cavity for the articulation of the forelimb formed by the scapula, coracoid, and clavicle.[AAO]

external ontology notes

FMA also has classes for the bony parts around the cavity - these may be more useful than the cavity term itself

has exact synonym

cavitus glenoidalis

cavitas glenoidalis scapulae

glenoid cavity

glenoid cavity of scapula

glenoid facet

has related synonym

cavitas glenoidalis

glenoid cavity

id

UBERON:0006657

taxon notes

The glenoid fossa can be associated with the metapterygium in sarcopterygians, or either the meso- or propterygium in basal gnathostomes such as Chondrichthyans