cervical foramen


cervical foramen
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
The occipital foramen of coleopterous larvae.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Cervical vertebra 6 — The cervical vertebra 6 (C6) is a vertebra of the spinal column. The cervical spinal nerve 6 (C6) passes out above it. The first cricoid ring is directly opposite C6. C6 is the vertebral level that the oesophagus becomes continuous with the… …   Wikipedia

  • foramen transversarium — [TA] the passage in either process of a cervical vertebra that, in the upper six vertebrae, transmits the vertebral vessels; it is small or may be absent in the seventh …   Medical dictionary


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