branchiopercle


branchiopercle
a fourth bone of the opercular series in Amia, partially covered by the subopercle and interopercle, but regarded as the most dorsal branchiostegal ray by authors

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • os branchioperculum — (plural ossa branchiopercula)) branchiopercle (a fourth bone of the opercular series in Amia, partially covered by the subopercle and interopercle, but regarded as the most dorsal branchiostegal ray by authors) …   Dictionary of ichthyology


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