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CROSS-SPECIES ANATOMY - ANNOTATIONS

The Basic subset of the UBERON integrated, cross-species anatomy ontology is downloaded weekly from http://berkeleybop.org/ontologies/uberon/basic.obo. For more information about this ontology see the "About" page on the UBERON website at http://uberon.github.io/about.html.

Term:outer epithelium
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Accession:UBERON:0007376 term browser browse the term
Definition:The epidermis is the entire outer epithelial layer of an animal, it may be a single layer that produces an extracellular material (e.g. the cuticle of arthropods) or a complex stratified squamous epithelium, as in the case of many vertebrate species[GO].
Synonyms:exact_synonym: epidermis (sensu Metazoa);   outer epidermal layer;   outer epithelial layer
 narrow_synonym: epidermis
 related_synonym: hypoderm;   hypodermis
 xref: BSA:0000073;   BTO:0000313;   FBbt:00004993;   HAO:0000298;   TADS:0000109;   WBbt:0005733;   Wikipedia:Epidermis_(zoology)



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  UBERON ontology 0
    anatomical entity 0
      material anatomical entity 0
        anatomical structure 0
          surface structure 0
            outer epithelium 0
              Verson's gland 0
              chitin-based cuticle + 0
              skin epidermis + 0
Path 2
Term Annotations click to browse term
  UBERON ontology 0
    anatomical entity 0
      material anatomical entity 0
        anatomical structure 0
          multicellular anatomical structure 0
            multicellular organism 0
              embryo 0
                embryonic structure 0
                  embryonic tissue 0
                    germ layer / neural crest 0
                      germ layer 0
                        ectoderm 0
                          ectoderm-derived structure 0
                            ecto-epithelium 0
                              enveloping layer of ectoderm 0
                                outer epithelium 0
                                  Verson's gland 0
                                  chitin-based cuticle + 0
                                  skin epidermis + 0
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