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Fig. 119. Longitudinal section through the brain of a chick of ten days

(After Mihalkovics.)

hms. cerebral hemispheres ; alf. olfactory lobe ; alf1 olfactory nerve ; ggt. corpus striatum ; oma. anterior commissure ; did 3. choroid plexus of the third ventricle ; pin. pineal gland ; cmp. posterior commissure ; trm. lamina terminalis ; chm. optic chiasma ; inf. infundibulum ; hph. pituitary body ; bgm. commissure of Sylvius (roof of iter a tertio ad quartum ventriculum) ; vma. velum medullse anterius (valve of Vieussens) ; cbl. cerebellum ; chd 4. choroid plexus of the fourth ventricle ; obt 4. roof of fourth ventricle ; obi. medulla oblongata ; pns. commissural part of medulla ; inv. sheath of brain ; bis. basilar artery ; crts. internal carotid.


Foster, M., Balfour, F. M., Sedgwick, A., & Heape, W. (1883). The Elements of Embryology. (2nd ed.). London: Macmillan and Co.

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