Colliculus

Colliculus (Latin for "mound") can refer to:

Other articles related to "colliculus":

Brachium Of Inferior Colliculus
... The Brachium of inferior colliculus (or inferior brachium) carries auditory afferent fibers from the inferior colliculus of the mesencephalon to the medial geniculate nucleus ...
Colliculus - Anatomy - Other Locations
... Seminal colliculus, a landmark near the entrance of the seminal vesicles facial colliculus, an elevated area located on the dorsal pons ...
Superior Colliculus - Evolution and Comparative Anatomy - Bats
... for this process, and some of these specializations appear in the superior colliculus ... Thus, there is a strong case that the superior colliculus performs the same sorts of functions for the auditory-guided behaviors of bats that it performs for the visual-guided behaviors of ... receptive fields of neurons in the superior colliculus in these animals form a precise map of the retina, similar to that found in cats and primates ...
Superior Colliculus - Diversity - Primates
... It is usually accepted that the primate superior colliculus is unique among mammals, in that it does not contain a complete map of the visual field ... Instead, like the visual cortex and lateral geniculate nucleus, each colliculus represents only the contralateral half of the visual field, up to the midline, and ... the temporal half of the retina and the contralateral superior colliculus ...
Facial Colliculus
... The facial colliculus is an elevated area located on the dorsal pons in the floor of the 4th ventricle ... Thus a lesion to the facial colliculus would result in facial muscle paralysis ...