area 6 of Walker
Acronym: 6
The term area 6 of Walker refers to a subdivision of the frontal lobe of the macaque; it is defined on the basis of cytoarchitecture and myeloarchitecture. Walker's cortical map did not show the full extent of area 6 but located it as topologically homologous to the cytoarchitectonic area 6 of Brodmann (guenon) ( Walker-1940 ).

Also known as: No other name for this structure has appeared in PubMed.NeuroNames ID : 2338

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