Term: glossopharyngeal placode neurogenesis
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Name: glossopharyngeal placode
Synonyms: petrosal placode
Definition: Epibranchial placode that gives rise to the glossopharyngeal ganglia. Associated with the third pharyngeal arch.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001296]
Name: neurogenesis
Synonyms: nervous system cell generation, neural cell differentiation
Definition: Generation of cells within the nervous system.
Ontology: GO: Biological Process [GO:0022008]   QuickGO   AmiGO