Term: posterior lateral line ganglion afferent neuron
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Name: posterior lateral line ganglion
Synonyms: pLLg, posterior lateral line ganglia
Definition: The posterior lateral line ganglion develops from a cranial ectodermal placode and contains sensory neurons that innervate the posterior lateral line system.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001314]
Name: afferent neuron
Synonyms: input neuron
Definition: A neuron which conveys sensory information centrally from the periphery.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009238]