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Mesal aspect of a brain sectioned in the median sagittal plane. The habenular nuclei are not labeled directly, but after expanding, look to region with 'habenular commissure', 'pineal body', and 'posterior commissure'
|Latin||nucleus habenularis lateralis, nucleus habenularis medialis|
|Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy|
- See habenula for more detailed information.
The habenular nuclei are typically divided into:
- lateral habenular nucleus (hier-278 at NeuroNames, )
- medial habenular nucleus (hier-279 at NeuroNames, )
The pineal gland is attached to the brain in this region.
||This article appears to contradict the article habenula. (February 2013)|
- Stained brain slice images which include the "Habenula" at the BrainMaps project
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