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Brain Regions in nomenclature systems by Strausfeld/Otsuna - Browse Record

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Name by Strausfeld:  antennal nerve
Abbreviation by Strausfeld:  ant n
Name by Otsuna:  antennal nerve
Abbreviation by Otsuna:  AN
Alternative names:   
Description:  It is a standalone structure in Otsuna, while it is included in deuterocerebrum in Strausfeld. It is a synaptic structure, and corresponds to the lateral part of the terminal of mechanosensory Johnston's organ neurons from the antenna.
Correspondence to the new system:  Corresponds to the lateral part of antennal mechanosensory and motor center.