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|Term:||blood island erythroid progenitor cell|
|Note:||This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.|
|Synonyms:||blood islands, caudal hematopoietic tissue, posterior blood island, posterior ICM|
|Definition:||Nests of developing blood cells arising late in the segmentation period from the intermediate mass, and located in the anterior-ventral tail, just posterior to the yolk extension.|
|Ontology:||Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000094]|
|Name:||erythroid progenitor cell|
|Synonyms:||BFU-E, blast forming unit erythroid, burst forming unit erythroid, CFU-E, colony forming unit erythroid, erythroid stem cell|
|Definition:||A progenitor cell committed to the erythroid lineage.|
|Ontology:||Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009015]|