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Archicortex

Archicortex

1. Typically, the phylogenetically older parts of the cerebral cortex.

2. More specifically, the cortex forming the hippocampus.

See: allocortex, cerebral cortex.

Synonym: archipallium.

Origin: archi-_ L. Cortex


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