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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
9+2 motile cilium +     
left anterior flagellum +  
left caudal flagellum +  
left posteriolateral flagellum +  
left ventral flagellum +  
longitudinal flagellum 
paraflagellar rod 
right anterior flagellum +  
right caudal flagellum +  
right posteriolateral flagellum +  
right ventral flagellum +  
sperm flagellum +   
A microtubule-based flagellum (or cilium) that is part of a sperm, a mature male germ cell that develops from a spermatid.
transverse flagellum 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: sperm cilium ;   sperm tail
Definition Sources: GOC:cilia, GOC:sart, PMID:8441407

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