The term mesocortex is a cytoarchitecturally defined subdivision of the cerebral cortex that is transitional between neocortex and allocortex ( Mesulam-1984 ). In the terminology of ( Stephan-1975 ) it is a composite of proisocortex, which is a subdivision of neocortex, and periallocortex. See also: paralimbic regions.

Also known as: paralimbic cortexNeuroNames ID : 2335

Species Having or Lacking this Structure

All Names & Sources

Internal Structure

Cells Found There

Genes Expressed There

Locus in Brain Hierarchy


Models Where It Appears

Publications About It

BrainInfo                           Copyright 1991-present                          University of Washington