branchiostegal photophores
a row of photophores along each mandible in Myctophidae. Abbreviated Br

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • BR — 1) photophores along the lower jaw of Myctophidae; formerly called maculae branchiostegae by some authors, or 2) branchiostegal rays …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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