Term: retina photoreceptor connecting cilium
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Name: retina
Synonyms: retinas
Definition: Multi-tissue structure that contains the retinal neural layer and the retinal pigmented epithelium, and develops from the optic cup.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000152]
Name: photoreceptor connecting cilium
Synonyms: photoreceptor cilium
Definition: The portion of the photoreceptor cell cilium linking the photoreceptor inner and outer segments. It's considered to be equivalent to the ciliary transition zone.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0032391]   QuickGO   AmiGO