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Index of Abbreviations

All abbreviations and terminology are from brainmaps.org, except for terms with an *

AAA anterior amygdaloid area
ABL basolateral nucleus of the amygdala
ABM basomedial nucleus of the amygdala
ACC nucleus accumbens
ACE central nucleus of the amygdala
AD anterodorsal nucleus of the thalamus
AHA amygdalo-hippocampal area
ALA lateral nucleus of the amygdala
AME medial nucleus of the amygdala
AV anteroventral nucleus of the thalamus
BNM basal nucleus of Meynert
CA caudate nucleus
CG cingulate gyrus
CGr central gray
Cl claustrum
CL central lateral nucleus of the thalamus
CM centre median nucleus of the thalamus
CNF cuneiform nucleus
CR central lineal nucleus of the raphe
DBH horizontal nucleus of the diagonal band
DBV vertical nucleus of the diagonal band
DG dentate gyrus
DR dorsal raphe
ENT entorhinal cortex
EW Edinger-Westphal nucleus
FC frontal cortex*
GPe external division of the globus pallidus
GPi internal division of the globus pallidus
GR gyrus rectus*
Gu Gudden's nucleus*
HF hippocampal formation
Hl lateral habenular nucleus
Hm medial habenular nucleus
ICC central nucleus of the inferior colliculus
III oculomotor nucleus
INF infundibular nucleus
Ins insular cortex
IO inferior olive complex
ISC islands of Calleja
ITG inferior temporal gyrus
IV trochlear nucleus
LC locus coeruleus
LD lateral dorsal nucleus of the thalamus
LG lateral geniculate complex*
LLD dorsal nucleus of the lateral lemniscus
LLV ventral nucleus of the lateral lemniscus
LP lateral posterior nucleus of the thalamus
MD mediodorsal nucleus of the thalamus
MG medial geniculate complex
ML lateral mammillary nucleus
MM medial mammillary nucleus
MS supramammillary nucleus
NC central nucleus of the brainstem
OAN anterior olfactory nucleus
OLT olfactory tubercle
Pa paraventricular nuclei of the thalamus
PAG periaqueductal gray
PAH paraventricular nucleus of the hypothalamus
PB parabrachial nucleus
Pf parafascicular nucleus of the thalamus
Pla anterior nucleus of the pulvinar
Pli inferior nucleus of the pulvinar
Plm medial nucleus of the pulvinar
POA preoptic area
PPN peripeduncular nucleus
PRP prepiriform cortex
PSB presubiculum
PTA anterior pretectal nucleus
Pu putamen
R reticular nucleus of the thalamus
RN red nucleus
Rs retrosplenial cortex
RTP reticulotegmental pontine nucleus
SB subiculum
SC superior colliculus
SLN lateral septal nucleus
SNc pars compacta of the substantia nigra
SNM medial septal nucleus
SNr pars reticulata of the substantia nigra
SO superior olive complex*
SOM medial superior olivary nucleus
SON supraoptic nucleus
STG superior temporal gyrus
V trigeminal nuclear complex
VA ventral anterior nucleus of the thalamus
VI abducens nucleus
VII facial nucleus
VL ventral lateral nucleus of the thalamus
VLp ventral lateral posterior nucleus of the thalamus
VMH ventral medial nucleus of the hypothalamus
VPI ventral posterior inferior nucleus of the thalamus
VPM ventral posterior medial nucleus of the thalamus
VR ventral raphe
VS vestibular nuclei
ZI zona incerta

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