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Term: pectoral fin apical ectodermal ridge
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.
Name: pectoral fin
Synonyms: forefin, pectoral fins
Definition: Paired fin that is located in the thoracic region of the body.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001161]
Name: apical ectodermal ridge
Definition: Proliferative region that is part of the developing fin fold or fin.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001702]