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lamina of mesencephalic tectum


Definition: the roofplate of the mesencephalon formed by the quadrigeminal bodies.

Synonym(s): lamina tectiTA, tectal plateTA, tectum mesencephaliTA, lamina quadrigemina, quadrigeminal lamina, quadrigeminal plate, tectum of midbrain

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