The hindbrain or rhombencephalon is the caudal-most neuromere. It lies posterior to the midbrain and is formed by the cerebellum (anterodorsally) and the medulla oblongata (ventrocaudaly).
 You can explore the different regions of the zebrafish hindbrain by selecting a region in the list below.

Schematic showing the regions that comprise the hindbrain using the anatomical segmentation of 3 day old zebrafish larval brain by Thomas Müller, Olaf Ronneberger, Wolfgang Driever and colleagues. For details see Ronneberger et al., Nat. Meth. 2012 and  http://vibez.informatik.uni-freiburg.de    Abbreviations: Ce, cerebellar plate; MO, medulla oblongata; Va, valvula cerebelli.

Schematic showing the regions that comprise the hindbrain using the anatomical segmentation of 3 day old zebrafish larval brain by Thomas Müller, Olaf Ronneberger, Wolfgang Driever and colleagues. For details see Ronneberger et al., Nat. Meth. 2012 and http://vibez.informatik.uni-freiburg.de

Abbreviations: Ce, cerebellar plate; MO, medulla oblongata; Va, valvula cerebelli.

You can explore the different regions of the zebrafish hindbrain by selecting a region in the list below.  


Hindbrain Regions