anterior parieto-occipital sulcus
Acronym: apos
The term anterior parieto-occipital sulcus refers to a small three-limbed groove located on the medial surface of the cerebral hemisphere of the macaque ( Martin-2000 ). Defined by dissection, it marks the four-way junction of the occipital lobe and parietal lobe with the posterior cingulate gyrus and isthmus of the cingulate gyrus. It is not defined in the human, and equivalent structures are not found in the smooth cerebral cortex of the rat or mouse ( NeuroNames ).

Also known as: medial parieto-occipital fissureNeuroNames ID : 53


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