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Term:reticulo-rumen morphology trait
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Accession:VT:0010240 term browser browse the term
Definition:Any measurable or observable characteristic related to the shape, structure, color or pattern of the first two compartments of the forestomach of ruminants, composed of the reticulum and the rumen which communicates anteriorly with the oesophagus and posteriorly with the omasum.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: reticulorumen morphology trait
 narrow_synonym: rumen morphology trait

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  vertebrate trait 2888
    organ system trait 1978
      alimentary system trait 127
        gastrointestinal system morphology trait 44
          forestomach morphology trait 0
            reticulo-rumen morphology trait 0
              reticulo-rumen capacity 0
              reticulo-rumen epithelium thickness 0
              reticulo-rumen mass 0
              rumen papillae morphology trait 0
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