Term: retinal outer plexiform layer cone cell pedicle
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Name: retinal outer plexiform layer
Synonyms: retinal outer plexiform layers
Definition: The layer within the retina where the bipolar cells synapse with the photoreceptor cells.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001330]
Name: cone cell pedicle
Synonyms: cone pedicle
Definition: A specialized axon terminus which is produced by retinal cone cells. Pedicles are large, conical, flat end-feet (8-10 micrometers diameter) of the retinal cone axon that lie more or less side by side on the same plane at the outer edge of the outer plexiform layer (OPL).
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0044316]   QuickGO   AmiGO