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OBO ID: ZFA:0000511
Term Name: extraocular musculature Search Ontology:
  • ocular musculature
Definition: Muscle system surrounding the eye. The extraocular musculature is derived from the neural crest. The extraocular muscles assume their adult configuration between 66 and 72 hpf. They differentiate contemporaneously with the eye vesicle, form precise anatomic attachments to sclera and bone, and are innervated by cranial nerves 3, 4, and 6. (2)
Appears at: Unknown
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
  • TAO:0000511
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
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