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MP term:sparse vibrissae
Synonym: sparse contour hair
Synonym: sparse sinus hair
Synonym: sparse touch hair
Synonym: sparse whiskers
MP id: MP:0001283
Definition: few and widely spaced stiff hairs that project from the face around the nose of most mammals, and which act as touch receptors
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-aintegument phenotype
                is-aabnormal skin adnexa morphology
                        is-aabnormal vibrissa morphology
                                is-aabnormal vibrissa number
                                is-aabsent vibrissae
                                is-acurly vibrissae
                                is-adelayed emergence of vibrissae
                                is-aincreased vibrissae length
                                is-akinked vibrissae
                                is-aloss of vibrissae
                                is-ashort vibrissae
                                is-asparse vibrissae [MP:0001283] (11 genotypes, 11 annotations)
                                is-atangled vibrissae
                                is-awavy vibrissae

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10/08/2014
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