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Name:  anterior optic tubercle  Find neurons innervating here 
Abbreviation:  AOTU
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Description:  Protruded neuropil in the anteriormost area of the dorsolateral area of the brain, slightly detached from VLP. It receives massive inputs from the optic lobe via the anterior optic tract.

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