Tag: ventral anatomy definition

 

dorsal/ventral

Anatomical terms of location – Wikipedia Standard anatomical terms of location deal unambiguously with the anatomy of animals, …. The frontal plane or coronal plane divides the body into dorsal and ventral (back and front, or posterior and anterior) portions. For postembryonic¬†… Human biology – Dorsal vs Posterior and Ventral vs Anterior … However, in […]

 

dorsal is to ventral as

Human biology – Dorsal vs Posterior and Ventral vs Anterior … Short Answer. This page on wikipedia gives a good synopsis of these concepts. The confusion lies in the fact that many websites on anatomy discuss/describe/ define these terms in relation to humans. However, in quadrupeds and fish (and birds), Anterior/Posterior lies orthogonal to Ventral/Dorsal […]

 

dorsal ventral anterior posterior

Anatomical terms of location – Wikipedia Standard anatomical terms of location deal unambiguously with the anatomy of animals, ….. This makes their anterior/posterior and dorsal/ventral directions the same, and the inferior/superior directions necessary. Most animals, furthermore, are¬†… Human biology – Dorsal vs Posterior and Ventral vs Anterior … However, in quadrupeds and fish (and birds), […]