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A3 is an interneuron in Pleurobranchaea

NeuronBank Accession ID: Ple0002618


  • Soma: Large soma in A-cluster of dorsal cerebral ganglion.
  • Axon projection: contralateral through cerebral commissure and then through anterior cerebral connective to contralateral pedal ganglion.
  • Synaptic connectivity: Electrically coupled to A1 and inhibits A1.


  • J. Jing and R. Gillette. Central pattern generator for escape swimming in the notaspid sea slug Pleurobranchaea californica. J.Neurophysiol. 81 (2):654-667, 1999.