anatomical plane

The Planarian Anatomoy Ontology (PLANA) is a collection of terms curated from the literature and other organism anatomy ontologies to describe anatomical features, life cycle stages and developmental processes in the regenerative flatworm Schmidtea mediterranea. The latest version of the PLANA Ontology is available through the Open Biological and Biomedical Ontology Foundry (OBO) . PLANA Ontology terms are searchable at the EMBL-EBI Ontology Lookup Service (OLS) and the PLANA Ontology Terms Page.

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Planarian Anatomy Ontology Term Overview


NAME:

  anatomical plane


DEFINITON:

  A flat anatomical 2D surface that bisects an anatomical structure or an anatomical space.


TERM CITATIONS:

  

TERM ID:

  PLANA:0000490


ABOUT THIS TERM:

  anatomical plane "is a" immaterial anatomical entity


  fission plane, horizontal plane, sagittal plane, transverse plane, coronal plane, tangential plane, radial plane and plane of autotomy "is a" anatomical plane


COMMENTS:

All anatomical planes are fiat anatomical boundaries - no morphological boundary could ever be a perfect plane.


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