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OBO ID: ZFA:0000016
Term Name: ectoderm Search Ontology:
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Definition: The outer layer of the embryo derived from the epiblast. The definitive ectoderm will give rise to such tissues as epidermis, the central nervous system, neural crest, and sensory placode. http://zfin.org/zf_info/zfbook/stages/gast.html
Appears at: Gastrula:75%-epiboly (8.0h-9.0h)
Evident until: Larval:Day 6 (144.0h-168.0h)
References:
  • TAO:0000016
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
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