OBO ID: ZFA:0001697
Term Name: octaval nerve motor nucleus Search Ontology:
  • cranial nerve VIII motor nucleus
  • octaval nerve motor nuclei
  • OLe
Definition: Hindbrain nucleus which consists of cell bodies whose axons exit the hindbrain via cranial nerve VIII and innervate hair cells of the lateral line and inner ear. The neurons of these nuclei are unusual in that they extend both contra- and ipsilateral dendrites. (1)
Appears at: Unknown
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
  • TAO:0002174
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
PHENOTYPE No data available