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Gilbert SF. Developmental Biology. 6th edition. Sunderland (MA): Sinauer Associates; 2000.

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Developmental Biology. 6th edition.

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Figure 12.1. Major derivatives of the ectoderm germ layer.

Figure 12.1

Major derivatives of the ectoderm germ layer. The ectoderm is divided into three major domains—the surface ectoderm (primarily epidermis), the neural tube (brain and spinal cord), and the neural crest (peripheral neurons, pigment, facial cartilage).


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