OBO ID: ZFA:0000286
Term Name: superficial lateralis Search Ontology:
  • lateral superficial muscle
  • lateralis superficialis
Definition: Slow twitch muscle derived from the lateral wedge-shaped strip of slow muscle cells originally positioned at the lateral end of the horizontal myoseptum. In the adult it is a thin band of muscle positioned mediolaterally above the epaxial-hypaxial junction, posteriorly the superficial lateralis elaborates into the superficial lateralis dorsalis and superficial lateralis ventralis. (3)
Appears at: Unknown
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
  • TAO:0000286
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
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