Term: jaw flap epidermal basal stratum
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Name: jaw flap
Synonyms: lateral projections lower jaw
Definition: Surface structure that is a protrusion from the rostral end of the jaw, supported by the mandibular projection.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0005792]
Name: epidermal basal stratum
Synonyms: basal epidermal layer
Definition: Lower layer of the epidermis. Composed of a single layer of cells. The major function of the basal stratum is to keep the epidermis attached to the underlying dermis by means of (hemidesmosomes attached to the basement membrane.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001180]