cartilago hypobranchialis
(plural cartilagines hypobranchiales))
hypobranchial (one of a series of deep, paired ventral cartilages on the lower part of the gill arch. The os hypobranchiale in bony fishes, q.v

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • cartilagines hypobranchiales — plural of cartilago hypobranchialis …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • os hypobranchiale — (plural ossa hypobranchialia)) hypobranchial (one of a series of deep, paired endochondral bones on the lower part of the gill arch between the ceratobranchials and the basibranchials. May occur on arches 1, 2, 3, 4 and bear dentigerous plates.… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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