nuclei of inferior colliculus

nu·cle·i of in·fe·ri·or col·lic·u·lus

[TA]
the nerve cell groups that make up the colliculus inferior consisting of a central nucleus [TA] (nucleus centralis [TA]), an external nucleus [TA] (nucleus externus [TA] or nucleus lateralis [TAalt]), and a pericentral nucleus [TA] (nucleus pericentralis [TA]).
Synonym(s): nuclei colliculi inferioris [TA]