mesencephalic reticular nucleus
The term mesencephalic reticular nucleus refers to the large portion of the midbrain reticular formation excluding the pedunculopontine nucleus and the cuneiform nucleus in the rat ( Swanson-1998 ) and, in the mouse, it excludes the retrorubral area as well ( Hof-2000 ).

Also known as: No other name for this structure has appeared in PubMed.NeuroNames ID : 1186

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