List of regions in the human brain

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Anatomical regions of the brain are listed vertically, following hierarchies that are standard in neuroanatomy. Functional, connective, and developmental regions are listed horizontally in parentheses where appropriate.

Hindbrain (Rhombencephalon)[edit]

Myelencephalon[edit]

Metencephalon[edit]

Midbrain (mesencephalon)[edit]

Forebrain (prosencephalon)[edit]

Diencephalon[edit]

Epithalamus[edit]

Third ventricle[edit]

Thalamus[edit]

Hypothalamus (limbic system) (HPA axis)[edit]

Subthalamus(HPA axis)[edit]

Pituitary gland (HPA axis)[edit]

Telencephalon (cerebrum) Cerebral hemispheres[edit]

Red:Frontal lobe

red:frontal lobe
orange:parietal lobe
yellow:occipital lobe
green: temporal lobe
blue:cerebellum
black:brainstem

White matter[edit]

Subcortical[edit]

Rhinencephalon (paleopallium)[edit]

Cerebral cortex (neopallium)[edit]

Neural pathways[edit]

Motor systems[edit]

Nerves[edit]

Neuroendocrine systems[edit]

Vascular systems[edit]

Dural meningeal system[edit]

Related topic[edit]

External links[edit]