OBO ID: ZFA:0000419
Term Name: pterosphenoid Search Ontology:
Synonyms: pterosphenoids
Definition: Paired cartilage bones, flat and hexagonal in shape that contact the orbitosphenoid anteriorly. Roofed by the frontal and bordered posteriorly by the prootic and sphenotic, the pterosphenoid bears foramina that accommodate branches of the trigeminal and facial nerves.
Appears at: Unknown
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
References: TAO:0000419
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
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