Ventral internal hypothalamus nucleus

Nucleus ventromedialis hypothalami

Hypothalamic nucleus, ventromedial, VMH, VMh

The core, a t.hay. and a t.v., located ventrally in the middle part of the internal hypothalamus zone.

The nucleus positively influences mating interest and mating behaviour in female mice and appears to be of importance for territorial scent marking.

According to Terminologia Anatomica, 41/b, there is no ventromedial(VM) thalamus nucleus!