OBO ID: ZFA:0000030
Term Name: macula utricle Search Ontology:
Synonyms: maculae utricle
Definition: Portion of tissue that is a patch of thickened, pseudostratified epithelium in the inner ear, consisting of regular arrays of sensory hair cells interspersed with supporting cells. The macula utricle senses linear acceleration and gravity. The macula utricle covers most of the floor of the utricle. (1)
Appears at: Unknown
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
References: TAO:0000030
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
develops from:
is part of:
is a type of:
expand   PHENOTYPE