Bilateral mesenchymal mesoderm parallel and immediately adjacent to the neural tube/notochord; it generates a subset of extra-ocular, and other head, muscles. [ ]

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A major contributor to neurocranium [PMID:16313393]

has exact synonym

cranial paraxial mesenchyme
cephalic paraxial mesenchyme
head paraxial mesenchyme
cranial paraxial mesoderm
cephalic paraxial mesoderm

has related synonym

somitomeric mesoderm