basalia
the fused radials or pterygiophores at the base of a fin. Also termed basipterygia

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • basipterygium — (plural basipterygia)) one of the endochondral fused radials or pterygiophores at the base of a fin, particularly the pelvics. The two chondral basipterygia of the pelvic fin meet anteriorly at the pubic symphysis to form the pelvic girdle. The… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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  • pterygiophore — təˈrijēəˌfō(ə)r, teˈr noun ( s) Etymology: pteryg + phore : one of the cartilaginous or bony elements (as basalia and radialia) by which rays of the fin of a fish are supported : actinost …   Useful english dictionary

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