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spiracle - sensu arthropoda #1186
Spiracle in Uberon refers to the vertebrate structure: "A small hole behind each eye that opens to the mouth in some fish."
Both definitions are here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spiracle
This is causing problems for GO consistency:
@wdahdul how should we approach this?
Note we also have:
UBERON:4100115 ! spiracular notch [DEF: "Soft tissue notch/opening lying on a spiracle.[PHENOSCAPE:NI]"]
This is the term of more interest to systematists as it's the bone structure. Note the two classes are not currently connected.
We need to improve on this however:
@dosumis the GO axiom should be removed of course. I am probably responsible, even though I explicitly noted in the metadata for the uberon class:
I find the GO terminology a bit weird here, the ", open tracheal system" is obviously intended to disambiguate, but lexically it qualifies the process noun-phrase. "open tracheal system spiracle morphogenesis" is better but I feel we need a shorter name, even "tracheal spiracle" is IMHO better and non-ambiguous.
As to the actual arthropod structure, we can place in Uberon or PAAO/Arthro. The latter will require some modification of the GO import chain.