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The Vertebrate Trait Ontology (VT) is being developed as a collaborative effort between the Rat Genome Database at the Medical College of Wisconsin (RGD,, Mouse Genome Informatics at the Jackson Laboratory ( and the Animal QTL database at Iowa State University ( For more information about this vocabulary, or to request additions or changes, please contact us (

Term:respiratory system morphology trait
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Accession:VT:0002132 term browser browse the term
Definition:Any measurable or observable characteristic related to the shape, structure, color, or pattern of the system responsible for the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide with the environment.
Comment:pslim term
Synonyms:xref: MP:0002132

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  vertebrate trait 2888
    organ system trait 1978
      respiratory system trait 12
        respiratory system morphology trait 0
          larynx morphology trait + 0
          lung morphology trait + 0
          nose morphology trait + 0
          pharynx morphology trait + 0
          respiratory mucosa morphology trait + 0
          respiratory muscle morphology trait + 0
          trachea morphology trait + 0
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