Term: posterior lateral line ganglion neuron
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Name: posterior lateral line ganglion
Synonyms: pLLg, posterior lateral line ganglia
Definition: The posterior lateral line ganglion develops from a cranial ectodermal placode and contains sensory neurons that innervate the posterior lateral line system.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001314]
Name: neuron
Synonyms: ZFA:0000134
Definition: The basic cellular unit of nervous tissue. Each neuron consists of a body, an axon, and dendrites. Their purpose is to receive, conduct, and transmit impulses in the nervous system.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009248]