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Basic Formal Ontology (BFO)

The upper level ontology upon which OBO Foundry ontologies are built.

Open in the Ontology Lookup Service (OLS)

1 - continuant [BFO_0000002]

An entity that exists in full at any time in which it exists at all, persists through time while maintaining its identity and has no temporal parts.

Open continuant in VFB

Example Images

continuant continuant continuant continuant continuant

VFB Term Json

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                "Class"
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                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex_c"
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                        "Class"
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                    "Nervous_system",
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                "label": "KCg-m"
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                            "Individual",
                            "Template"
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                },
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                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
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                    "label": "KCg-m_c"
                },
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                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
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                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
                }
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        {
            "anatomy": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_jrch06zr",
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                    "Entity",
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                            "Template"
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                },
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                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
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                    "label": "KCg-m_c"
                },
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                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
                    ],
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                    "Entity",
                    "Anatomy",
                    "Cell",
                    "Deprecated",
                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
                    "has_image"
                ],
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                "label": "Delta0O"
            },
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                            "Template"
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                    },
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                            "Anatomy",
                            "Individual",
                            "Nervous_system",
                            "Template",
                            "has_image"
                        ],
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                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex"
                    },
                    "image_folder": "http://www.virtualflybrain.org/data/VFB/i/jrch/0cuc/VFB_00101567/"
                },
                "channel": {
                    "symbol": "",
                    "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_jrch0cuc",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
                    ],
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                    "label": "Delta0O_c"
                },
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                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
                    ],
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                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
                }
            }
        }
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            "core": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://flybase.org/reports/Unattributed",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Individual",
                    "pub"
                ],
                "short_form": "Unattributed",
                "label": ""
            },
            "FlyBase": "",
            "PubMed": "",
            "DOI": ""
        }
    ]
}

2 - disposition [BFO_0000016]

[realizable entity; disposition]

Open disposition in VFB

VFB Term Json

{
    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000016",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000016",
            "label": "disposition"
        },
        "description": [],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000017",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000017",
            "label": "realizable entity"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": []
}

3 - entity [BFO_0000001]

[Delta0O; focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM); JRC_FlyEM_Hemibrain; entity; JRC2018Unisex; KCa'b'; KCg-m]

Open entity in VFB

Example Images

entity entity entity entity entity

VFB Term Json

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    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000001",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000001",
            "label": "entity"
        },
        "description": [],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [
        {
            "anatomy": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_jrch04hr",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Anatomy",
                    "Cell",
                    "Deprecated",
                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
                    "has_image"
                ],
                "short_form": "VFB_jrch04hr",
                "label": "KCa\\'b\\'"
            },
            "channel_image": {
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                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_00101384",
                        "types": [
                            "Entity",
                            "Individual",
                            "Template"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFBc_00101384",
                        "label": "JRC_FlyEM_Hemibrain_c"
                    },
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                            "Individual",
                            "Nervous_system",
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                            "has_image"
                        ],
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                        "label": "JRC_FlyEM_Hemibrain"
                    },
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                },
                "channel": {
                    "symbol": "",
                    "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_jrch04hr",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
                    ],
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                    "label": "KCa\\'b\\'_c"
                },
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                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
                    ],
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                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
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            }
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                    "Entity",
                    "Anatomy",
                    "Cell",
                    "Deprecated",
                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
                    "has_image"
                ],
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                "label": "KCa\\'b\\'"
            },
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                        "symbol": "",
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                            "Template"
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                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex_c"
                    },
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                            "Nervous_system",
                            "Template",
                            "has_image"
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                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex"
                    },
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                },
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                    "symbol": "",
                    "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_jrch04hr",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "VFBc_jrch04hr",
                    "label": "KCa\\'b\\'_c"
                },
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                    "symbol": "FIB-SEM",
                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
                    ],
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                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
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        {
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                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
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                "label": "KCg-m"
            },
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                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex_c"
                    },
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                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
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                    "Individual",
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            },
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                            "Template"
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                    },
                    "image_folder": "http://www.virtualflybrain.org/data/VFB/i/jrch/06zr/VFB_00101384/"
                },
                "channel": {
                    "symbol": "",
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                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
                    ],
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                    "label": "KCg-m_c"
                },
                "imaging_technique": {
                    "symbol": "FIB-SEM",
                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
                    ],
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                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
                }
            }
        },
        {
            "anatomy": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_jrch0cuc",
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                    "Entity",
                    "Anatomy",
                    "Cell",
                    "Deprecated",
                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
                    "has_image"
                ],
                "short_form": "VFB_jrch0cuc",
                "label": "Delta0O"
            },
            "channel_image": {
                "image": {
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                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_00101567",
                        "types": [
                            "Entity",
                            "Individual",
                            "Template"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFBc_00101567",
                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex_c"
                    },
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                        "symbol": "",
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                            "Entity",
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                            "Anatomy",
                            "Individual",
                            "Nervous_system",
                            "Template",
                            "has_image"
                        ],
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                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex"
                    },
                    "image_folder": "http://www.virtualflybrain.org/data/VFB/i/jrch/0cuc/VFB_00101567/"
                },
                "channel": {
                    "symbol": "",
                    "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_jrch0cuc",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
                    ],
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                    "label": "Delta0O_c"
                },
                "imaging_technique": {
                    "symbol": "FIB-SEM",
                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "FBbi_00050000",
                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
                }
            }
        }
    ],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": []
}

4 - function [BFO_0000034]

[function; disposition]

Open function in VFB

VFB Term Json

{
    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000034",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000034",
            "label": "function"
        },
        "description": [],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000016",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000016",
            "label": "disposition"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": []
}

5 - generically dependent continuant [BFO_0000031]

A continuant that is dependent on one or other independent continuant bearers. For every instance of A requires some instance of (an independent continuant type) B but which instance of B serves can change from time to time.

Open generically dependent continuant in VFB

VFB Term Json

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            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000031",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000031",
            "label": "generically dependent continuant"
        },
        "description": [
            "A continuant that is dependent on one or other independent continuant bearers. For every instance of A requires some instance of (an independent continuant type) B but which instance of B serves can change from time to time."
        ],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000002",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000002",
            "label": "continuant"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": [
        {
            "core": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://flybase.org/reports/Unattributed",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Individual",
                    "pub"
                ],
                "short_form": "Unattributed",
                "label": ""
            },
            "FlyBase": "",
            "PubMed": "",
            "DOI": ""
        }
    ]
}

6 - immaterial entity [BFO_0000141]

[immaterial entity; independent continuant]

Open immaterial entity in VFB

VFB Term Json

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    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000141",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000141",
            "label": "immaterial entity"
        },
        "description": [],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000004",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000004",
            "label": "independent continuant"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": []
}

7 - independent continuant [BFO_0000004]

b is an independent continuant = Def. b is a continuant which is such that there is no c and no t such that b s-depends_on c at t. (axiom label in BFO2 Reference: [017-002])

Open independent continuant in VFB

Example Images

independent continuant independent continuant independent continuant independent continuant independent continuant

VFB Term Json

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        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000004",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000004",
            "label": "independent continuant"
        },
        "description": [
            "b is an independent continuant = Def. b is a continuant which is such that there is no c and no t such that b s-depends_on c at t. (axiom label in BFO2 Reference: [017-002])"
        ],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000002",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000002",
            "label": "continuant"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [
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            "anatomy": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_jrch04hr",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Anatomy",
                    "Cell",
                    "Deprecated",
                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
                    "has_image"
                ],
                "short_form": "VFB_jrch04hr",
                "label": "KCa\\'b\\'"
            },
            "channel_image": {
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                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_00101384",
                        "types": [
                            "Entity",
                            "Individual",
                            "Template"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFBc_00101384",
                        "label": "JRC_FlyEM_Hemibrain_c"
                    },
                    "index": [],
                    "template_anatomy": {
                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_00101384",
                        "types": [
                            "Entity",
                            "Adult",
                            "Anatomy",
                            "Individual",
                            "Nervous_system",
                            "Template",
                            "has_image"
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                        "label": "JRC_FlyEM_Hemibrain"
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                    "image_folder": "http://www.virtualflybrain.org/data/VFB/i/jrch/04hr/VFB_00101384/"
                },
                "channel": {
                    "symbol": "",
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                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
                    ],
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                    "label": "KCa\\'b\\'_c"
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                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
                    ],
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            }
        },
        {
            "anatomy": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_jrch04hr",
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                    "Anatomy",
                    "Cell",
                    "Deprecated",
                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
                    "has_image"
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                "label": "KCa\\'b\\'"
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                            "Template"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFBc_00101567",
                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex_c"
                    },
                    "index": [],
                    "template_anatomy": {
                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_00101567",
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                            "Individual",
                            "Nervous_system",
                            "Template",
                            "has_image"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFB_00101567",
                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex"
                    },
                    "image_folder": "http://www.virtualflybrain.org/data/VFB/i/jrch/04hr/VFB_00101567/"
                },
                "channel": {
                    "symbol": "",
                    "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_jrch04hr",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "VFBc_jrch04hr",
                    "label": "KCa\\'b\\'_c"
                },
                "imaging_technique": {
                    "symbol": "FIB-SEM",
                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
                    ],
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                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
                }
            }
        },
        {
            "anatomy": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_jrch06zr",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Anatomy",
                    "Cell",
                    "Deprecated",
                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
                    "has_image"
                ],
                "short_form": "VFB_jrch06zr",
                "label": "KCg-m"
            },
            "channel_image": {
                "image": {
                    "template_channel": {
                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_00101567",
                        "types": [
                            "Entity",
                            "Individual",
                            "Template"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFBc_00101567",
                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex_c"
                    },
                    "index": [],
                    "template_anatomy": {
                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_00101567",
                        "types": [
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                            "Adult",
                            "Anatomy",
                            "Individual",
                            "Nervous_system",
                            "Template",
                            "has_image"
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                    "image_folder": "http://www.virtualflybrain.org/data/VFB/i/jrch/06zr/VFB_00101567/"
                },
                "channel": {
                    "symbol": "",
                    "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_jrch06zr",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "VFBc_jrch06zr",
                    "label": "KCg-m_c"
                },
                "imaging_technique": {
                    "symbol": "FIB-SEM",
                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
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                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
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                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
                }
            }
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        {
            "anatomy": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_jrch06zr",
                "types": [
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                    "Cell",
                    "Deprecated",
                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
                    "has_image"
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                "label": "KCg-m"
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                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_00101384",
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                            "Entity",
                            "Individual",
                            "Template"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFBc_00101384",
                        "label": "JRC_FlyEM_Hemibrain_c"
                    },
                    "index": [],
                    "template_anatomy": {
                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_00101384",
                        "types": [
                            "Entity",
                            "Adult",
                            "Anatomy",
                            "Individual",
                            "Nervous_system",
                            "Template",
                            "has_image"
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                        "label": "JRC_FlyEM_Hemibrain"
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                    "image_folder": "http://www.virtualflybrain.org/data/VFB/i/jrch/06zr/VFB_00101384/"
                },
                "channel": {
                    "symbol": "",
                    "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_jrch06zr",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "VFBc_jrch06zr",
                    "label": "KCg-m_c"
                },
                "imaging_technique": {
                    "symbol": "FIB-SEM",
                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "FBbi_00050000",
                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
                }
            }
        },
        {
            "anatomy": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_jrch0cuc",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Anatomy",
                    "Cell",
                    "Deprecated",
                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
                    "has_image"
                ],
                "short_form": "VFB_jrch0cuc",
                "label": "Delta0O"
            },
            "channel_image": {
                "image": {
                    "template_channel": {
                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_00101567",
                        "types": [
                            "Entity",
                            "Individual",
                            "Template"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFBc_00101567",
                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex_c"
                    },
                    "index": [],
                    "template_anatomy": {
                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_00101567",
                        "types": [
                            "Entity",
                            "Adult",
                            "Anatomy",
                            "Individual",
                            "Nervous_system",
                            "Template",
                            "has_image"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFB_00101567",
                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex"
                    },
                    "image_folder": "http://www.virtualflybrain.org/data/VFB/i/jrch/0cuc/VFB_00101567/"
                },
                "channel": {
                    "symbol": "",
                    "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_jrch0cuc",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "VFBc_jrch0cuc",
                    "label": "Delta0O_c"
                },
                "imaging_technique": {
                    "symbol": "FIB-SEM",
                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "FBbi_00050000",
                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
                }
            }
        }
    ],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": [
        {
            "core": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://flybase.org/reports/Unattributed",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Individual",
                    "pub"
                ],
                "short_form": "Unattributed",
                "label": ""
            },
            "FlyBase": "",
            "PubMed": "",
            "DOI": ""
        }
    ]
}

8 - material entity [BFO_0000040]

An independent continuant that is spatially extended whose identity is independent of that of other entities and can be maintained through time.

Open material entity in VFB

Example Images

material entity material entity material entity material entity material entity

VFB Term Json

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        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000040",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000040",
            "label": "material entity"
        },
        "description": [
            "An independent continuant that is spatially extended whose identity is independent of that of other entities and can be maintained through time."
        ],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000004",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000004",
            "label": "independent continuant"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [
        {
            "anatomy": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_jrch04hr",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Anatomy",
                    "Cell",
                    "Deprecated",
                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
                    "has_image"
                ],
                "short_form": "VFB_jrch04hr",
                "label": "KCa\\'b\\'"
            },
            "channel_image": {
                "image": {
                    "template_channel": {
                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_00101384",
                        "types": [
                            "Entity",
                            "Individual",
                            "Template"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFBc_00101384",
                        "label": "JRC_FlyEM_Hemibrain_c"
                    },
                    "index": [],
                    "template_anatomy": {
                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_00101384",
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                            "Adult",
                            "Anatomy",
                            "Individual",
                            "Nervous_system",
                            "Template",
                            "has_image"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFB_00101384",
                        "label": "JRC_FlyEM_Hemibrain"
                    },
                    "image_folder": "http://www.virtualflybrain.org/data/VFB/i/jrch/04hr/VFB_00101384/"
                },
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                    "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_jrch04hr",
                    "types": [
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                        "Individual"
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                    "label": "KCa\\'b\\'_c"
                },
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                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
                    "types": [
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                        "Class"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "FBbi_00050000",
                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
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        {
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                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
                    "has_image"
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                "short_form": "VFB_jrch04hr",
                "label": "KCa\\'b\\'"
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                    "symbol": "",
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                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "VFBc_jrch06zr",
                    "label": "KCg-m_c"
                },
                "imaging_technique": {
                    "symbol": "FIB-SEM",
                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "FBbi_00050000",
                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
                }
            }
        },
        {
            "anatomy": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_jrch0cuc",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Anatomy",
                    "Cell",
                    "Deprecated",
                    "Individual",
                    "Nervous_system",
                    "Neuron",
                    "has_image"
                ],
                "short_form": "VFB_jrch0cuc",
                "label": "Delta0O"
            },
            "channel_image": {
                "image": {
                    "template_channel": {
                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_00101567",
                        "types": [
                            "Entity",
                            "Individual",
                            "Template"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFBc_00101567",
                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex_c"
                    },
                    "index": [],
                    "template_anatomy": {
                        "symbol": "",
                        "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFB_00101567",
                        "types": [
                            "Entity",
                            "Adult",
                            "Anatomy",
                            "Individual",
                            "Nervous_system",
                            "Template",
                            "has_image"
                        ],
                        "short_form": "VFB_00101567",
                        "label": "JRC2018Unisex"
                    },
                    "image_folder": "http://www.virtualflybrain.org/data/VFB/i/jrch/0cuc/VFB_00101567/"
                },
                "channel": {
                    "symbol": "",
                    "iri": "http://virtualflybrain.org/reports/VFBc_jrch0cuc",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Individual"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "VFBc_jrch0cuc",
                    "label": "Delta0O_c"
                },
                "imaging_technique": {
                    "symbol": "FIB-SEM",
                    "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FBbi_00050000",
                    "types": [
                        "Entity",
                        "Class"
                    ],
                    "short_form": "FBbi_00050000",
                    "label": "focussed ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM)"
                }
            }
        }
    ],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": [
        {
            "core": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://flybase.org/reports/Unattributed",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Individual",
                    "pub"
                ],
                "short_form": "Unattributed",
                "label": ""
            },
            "FlyBase": "",
            "PubMed": "",
            "DOI": ""
        }
    ]
}

9 - object [BFO_0000030]

[object; material entity]

Open object in VFB

VFB Term Json

{
    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000030",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000030",
            "label": "object"
        },
        "description": [],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000040",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000040",
            "label": "material entity"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": []
}

10 - object aggregate [BFO_0000027]

[object aggregate; material entity]

Open object aggregate in VFB

VFB Term Json

{
    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000027",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000027",
            "label": "object aggregate"
        },
        "description": [],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000040",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000040",
            "label": "material entity"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": []
}

11 - occurrent [BFO_0000003]

An entity that has temporal parts and that happens, unfolds or develops through time.

Open occurrent in VFB

VFB Term Json

{
    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000003",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000003",
            "label": "occurrent"
        },
        "description": [
            "An entity that has temporal parts and that happens, unfolds or develops through time."
        ],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000001",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000001",
            "label": "entity"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": [
        {
            "core": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://flybase.org/reports/Unattributed",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Individual",
                    "pub"
                ],
                "short_form": "Unattributed",
                "label": ""
            },
            "FlyBase": "",
            "PubMed": "",
            "DOI": ""
        }
    ]
}

12 - process [BFO_0000015]

p is a process = Def. p is an occurrent that has temporal proper parts and for some time t, p s-depends_on some material entity at t. (axiom label in BFO2 Reference: [083-003])

Open process in VFB

VFB Term Json

{
    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000015",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000015",
            "label": "process"
        },
        "description": [
            "p is a process = Def. p is an occurrent that has temporal proper parts and for some time t, p s-depends_on some material entity at t. (axiom label in BFO2 Reference: [083-003])"
        ],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000003",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000003",
            "label": "occurrent"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": [
        {
            "core": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://flybase.org/reports/Unattributed",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Individual",
                    "pub"
                ],
                "short_form": "Unattributed",
                "label": ""
            },
            "FlyBase": "",
            "PubMed": "",
            "DOI": ""
        }
    ]
}

13 - quality [BFO_0000019]

[quality; specifically dependent continuant]

Open quality in VFB

VFB Term Json

{
    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000019",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000019",
            "label": "quality"
        },
        "description": [],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000020",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000020",
            "label": "specifically dependent continuant"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": []
}

14 - realizable entity [BFO_0000017]

A specifically dependent continuant that inheres in continuant entities and are not exhibited in full at every time in which it inheres in an entity or group of entities. The exhibition or actualization of a realizable entity is a particular manifestation, functioning or process that occurs under certain circumstances.

Open realizable entity in VFB

VFB Term Json

{
    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000017",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000017",
            "label": "realizable entity"
        },
        "description": [
            "A specifically dependent continuant  that inheres in continuant  entities and are not exhibited in full at every time in which it inheres in an entity or group of entities. The exhibition or actualization of a realizable entity is a particular manifestation, functioning or process that occurs under certain circumstances."
        ],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000020",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000020",
            "label": "specifically dependent continuant"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": [
        {
            "core": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://flybase.org/reports/Unattributed",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Individual",
                    "pub"
                ],
                "short_form": "Unattributed",
                "label": ""
            },
            "FlyBase": "",
            "PubMed": "",
            "DOI": ""
        }
    ]
}

15 - role [BFO_0000023]

A realizable entity the manifestation of which brings about some result or end that is not essential to a continuant in virtue of the kind of thing that it is but that can be served or participated in by that kind of continuant in some kinds of natural, social or institutional contexts.

Open role in VFB

VFB Term Json

{
    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000023",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000023",
            "label": "role"
        },
        "description": [
            "A realizable entity  the manifestation of which brings about some result or end that is not essential to a continuant  in virtue of the kind of thing that it is but that can be served or participated in by that kind of continuant  in some kinds of natural, social or institutional contexts."
        ],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000017",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000017",
            "label": "realizable entity"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": [
        {
            "core": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://flybase.org/reports/Unattributed",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Individual",
                    "pub"
                ],
                "short_form": "Unattributed",
                "label": ""
            },
            "FlyBase": "",
            "PubMed": "",
            "DOI": ""
        }
    ]
}

16 - spatial region [BFO_0000006]

[immaterial entity; spatial region]

Open spatial region in VFB

VFB Term Json

{
    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000006",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000006",
            "label": "spatial region"
        },
        "description": [],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000141",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000141",
            "label": "immaterial entity"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": []
}

17 - specifically dependent continuant [BFO_0000020]

b is a specifically dependent continuant = Def. b is a continuant & there is some independent continuant c which is not a spatial region and which is such that b s-depends_on c at every time t during the course of b’s existence. (axiom label in BFO2 Reference: [050-003])

Open specifically dependent continuant in VFB

VFB Term Json

{
    "term": {
        "core": {
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000020",
            "symbol": "",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000020",
            "label": "specifically dependent continuant"
        },
        "description": [
            "b is a specifically dependent continuant = Def. b is a continuant & there is some independent continuant c which is not a spatial region and which is such that b s-depends_on c at every time t during the course of b\u2019s existence. (axiom label in BFO2 Reference: [050-003])"
        ],
        "comment": []
    },
    "query": "Get JSON for Class",
    "version": "44725ae",
    "parents": [
        {
            "symbol": "",
            "iri": "http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BFO_0000002",
            "types": [
                "Entity",
                "Class"
            ],
            "short_form": "BFO_0000002",
            "label": "continuant"
        }
    ],
    "relationships": [],
    "xrefs": [],
    "anatomy_channel_image": [],
    "pub_syn": [],
    "def_pubs": [
        {
            "core": {
                "symbol": "",
                "iri": "http://flybase.org/reports/Unattributed",
                "types": [
                    "Entity",
                    "Individual",
                    "pub"
                ],
                "short_form": "Unattributed",
                "label": ""
            },
            "FlyBase": "",
            "PubMed": "",
            "DOI": ""
        }
    ]
}