A tooth that is attached to a maxilla[TAO,modified]. [ TAO:0001627 ]

Synonyms: maxillary teeth

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

plural term
maxillary teeth [ AAO:0000287 ]

curator notes

this ontology also contains a class for 'tooth of upper jaw'. This is not equivalent to 'maxillary tooth' in a multi-species context, because many vertebrates have other tooth-bearing bones in the upper jaw[http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165]

external definition

Tooth that is attached to the maxilla.[TAO]