cross-section of the cochlea with an arrow indicating the scala vestibuli.

cross-section of the cochlea with an arrow indicating the scala vestibuli.

Scala vestibuli:

one of the three canals found in the cochlea; the scala vestibuli is connected with the oval window, which receives vibrations from the ossicles.

Read more: Know your brain - Cochlea

Watch this 2-Minute Neuroscience video to learn more about the cochlea.