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Cuneus cortex

Name: Cuneus cortex
Description: Component of the occipital lobe. The rostral boundary was the first coronal slice above the calcarine sulcus where the cuneus cortex becomes visible whereas the caudal boundary was the last slice where the calcarine sulcus was visualized. The medial boundary was the most medial portion of the occipital and parietal cortices. The superio-lateral boundary was the parieto-occipital fissure whereas the inferolateral boundary was the pericalcarine cortex (Christine Fennema-Notestine).
Synonym(s): cuneate lobule, cuneus gyrus, cuneus of hemisphere, cuneus
Abbreviation: CuG
Is part of: occipital lobe
Super-category: Regional part of brain
Id: birnlex_1396
Organism: Human
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Neuronames ID ( what's this?): 139


  • This visualization was created by the Scalable Brain Atlas group and is based on the Rhesus Monkey - Paxinos et al. 2000

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AbbrevCuG  +
Created8 October 2006  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionComponent of the occipital lobe. The rost Component of the occipital lobe. The rostral boundary was the first coronal slice above the calcarine sulcus where the cuneus cortex becomes visible whereas the caudal boundary was the last slice where the calcarine sulcus was visualized. The medial boundary was the most medial portion of the occipital and parietal cortices. The superio-lateral boundary was the parieto-occipital fissure whereas the inferolateral boundary was the pericalcarine cortex (Christine Fennema-Notestine). rine cortex (Christine Fennema-Notestine).
EditorialNoteUMLS and NeuroNames use the preferred name "cuneus".
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
Idbirnlex_1396  +
Is part ofOccipital lobe  +
LabelCuneus cortex  +
ModifiedDate27 April 2012  +
NeuronamesLinkhttp://braininfo.rprc.washington.edu/Scripts/hiercentraldirectory.aspx?ID=139  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.PONS brain region  +
SpeciesHuman  +
SuperCategoryRegional part of brain  +
Synonymcuneate lobule  +, cuneus gyrus  +, cuneus of hemisphere  +, and cuneus  +
UmlscuiC0152307  +