A tiny smooth muscle that connects the hair follicle with the dermis. [ https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2008.12.005 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

plural term
erector pili [ BTO:0005132 ]

plural term
arrector pilli muscle [ MP:0010679 ]

plural term
arrector pilli [ MP:0010679 ]

function notes

When contracted the arrector pili causes the raising of the hair

has exact synonym

arrector pilorum
arrector pili smooth muscle
arrector pilli muscle
arrector pilli
arrector pili
arrector pilorum muscle of hair
arrector pili muscle

has related synonym

erector pili
arectores pilorum
pilomotor muscle
erectores pilorum

id

UBERON:0002033