cardiform teeth


cardiform teeth
short, fine to coarse and numerous pointed teeth arranged in distinct rows, like the wire bristles on wool cards, e.g. in Ictaluridae, Percidae and Serranidae

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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