Term: caudal fin blastema
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Name: caudal fin
Synonyms: tail, tail fin
Definition: Fin that is the most posterior median fin. It is composed of a complex of three modified centra and modified neural and hemal arches and spines.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001058]
Name: blastema
Synonyms: regeneration blastema
Definition: A regenerating tissue composed of a proliferative mass of undifferentiated progenitor cells from which new differentiated structures arise.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001270]