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OBO ID: ZFA:0001362
Term Name: parapophysis Search Ontology:
  • lateral process of basiventral
  • parapophyses
  • transverse process
Definition: Parapophyses are lateral or ventrolateral projections of vertebrae to which ribs are attached in Danio rerio. Parapophyses can arise through replacement ossification of a basiventral or form directly in bone. They are separated from the centrum in basal teleosts, e.g., Leptolepis coryphaenoides, Megalops and Elops.
Appears at: Unknown
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
  • TAO:0001362
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
EXPRESSION No data available
PHENOTYPE No data available