OBO ID: ZFA:0000195
Term Name: dorsal depressor Search Ontology:
  • depressor dorsalis
  • dorsal depressors
Definition: Dorsal fin muscle that moves individual rays the dorsal fin into a lowered position. The dorsal depressors extend from either the right or left base of a dorsal fin ray to the posterior edge of a proximal pterygophore in the median septum. Antagonistic to dorsal erector muscle. There is one dorsal depressor for each dorsal fin lepidotrichium.
Appears at: Unknown
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
  • TAO:0000195
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
EXPRESSION No data available
PHENOTYPE No data available