The tegmentum is a multi-tissue structure that forms the ventral part of the midbrain.


is part of: midbrain

has parts: cranial nerve III, cranial nerve VI, dorsal tegmental nucleus, interpeduncular nucleus, oculomotor nucleus, rostral tegmental nucleus, superior reticular formation, tegmental nucleus, trochlear motor nucleus, nucleus ruber, lateral lemniscus nucleus


OLS Tree Diagram

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Transgenic Lines/Antibodies that label this brain region

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