Recent Examples on the WebThat area is called the rostral dorsal medulla and essentially relays sensory information from the spinal cord to the brain.
Sara Lindberg, SELF, 7 Jan. 2022 Initial exams measure the fish’s rostrum and overall length, check for parasites, inspect rostral teeth to note any that are missing or damaged, and document any scars or injuries.
David A. Brown, Field & Stream, 13 Dec. 2019 These are the rostral anterior cingulate cortex and the periaqueductal gray, which are involved in higher-level functioning and pain, respectively.
Beth Mole, Ars Technica, 9 Oct. 2017 Foffa, D., Sassoon, J., Cuff, A. R., Mavrogordato, M. N. & Benton, M. J. 2014. Complex rostral neurovascular system in a giant pliosaur.
Darren Naish, Scientific American Blog Network, 16 June 2017
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