OBO ID: ZFA:0009123
Term Name: thermoreceptor cell Search Ontology:
Synonyms: thermoreceptor cells
Definition: A cellular receptor which mediates the sense of temperature. Thermoreceptors in vertebrates are mostly located under the skin. In mammals there are separate types of thermoreceptors for cold and for warmth and pain receptor cells which detect cold or heat extreme enough to cause pain.
Appears at: Unknown
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
References: CL:0000205, TAO:0009123
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
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