Vagal neural crest is adjacent to the first seven somites gives rise to both ganglionic and ectomesenchymal derivatives[ZFA]. [ http://zfin.org/cgi-bin/ZFIN_jump?record=curator ]

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Term information

database cross reference
  • EHDAA:669
  • VHOG:0001208
  • EHDAA2:0002156
  • TAO:0000818
  • XAO:0004191
  • ZFA:0000818
Subsets

vertebrate_core

abbreviation
VNC [ XAO:0004191 ]

external definition

Vagal neural crest is adjacent to the first seven somites gives rise to both ganglionic and ectomesenchymal derivatives.[TAO]

has related synonym

enteric neural crest
post-otic neural crest

homology notes

We conclude this section by listing some of the many synapomorphies of craniates, including (1) the neural crest (...).[well established][VHOG]

id

UBERON:0005428

taxon notes

In chicken fate mapping studies it was found to originate from neural crest residing between Somite 1-7 (S1-7); In mouse it is considered to be derived from rhombencephalic (post otic) neural crest cells and trunk neural crest cells (anterior to S5)