Cranial ectodermal placode with potential to develop into a component of the nervous system, such as nerves or ganglia. [ http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11523831 http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

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Term information

Subsets

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plural term
neurogenic placodes [ ZFA : 0001309 ]
curator note
  • Includes: trigeminal, otic, lateral line and epibranchial placodes.
definition
  • Cranial ectodermal placode with potential to develop into a component of the nervous system, such as nerves or ganglia.
has exact synonym
  • neurogenic placodes
has related synonym
  • placodae neurogenicae
id
  • UBERON:0009955
taxon notes
  • While some sensory placodes (otic and olfactory) may have homologues in basal chordates (Wada et al., 1998), the so-called neurogenenic placodes (trigeminal, otic, lateral line and epibranchial placodes) appear to have emerged at a later time (Shimeld and Holland, 2000)