cleithral
adjective from cleithrum

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • cleithral — clei·thral …   English syllables

  • cleithral — ˈklīthrəl adjective Etymology: Greek kleithra lattice + English al more at clathrate of a temple : having a roofed central space opposed to hypaethral …   Useful english dictionary

  • cleithral head spine — a spine on the head of Scorpaenidae members. They are, from anterior to posterior over the top of the head on each side, the nasal, preocular, supraocular, postocular, tympanic, coronal (medial to the tympanic and postocular spines), parietal,… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cleithral stripe — a stripe, usually dark and evident, running from the upper gill opening down to the pectoral fin base …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cleithral symphysis — the junction of the ventral and anterior ends of the cleithra, often visible as a cartilaginous ridge in larvae …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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  • clith|ral — «KLY thruhl», adjective. = cleithral. (Cf. ↑cleithral) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Callichthys — Taxobox name = Callichthys regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Siluriformes familia = Callichthyidae subfamilia = Callichthyinae genus = Callichthys genus authority = Scopoli (ex Gronow), 1777 type species =… …   Wikipedia

  • coronal head spine — a spine on the head of Scorpaenidae members. They are, from anterior to posterior over the top of the head on each side, the nasal, preocular, supraocular, postocular, tympanic, coronal (medial to the tympanic and postocular spines), parietal,… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • head spines — spines on the head of Scorpaenidae members. They are, from anterior to posterior over the top of the head on each side, the nasal, preocular, supraocular, postocular, tympanic, coronal (medial to the tympanic and postocular spines), parietal, and …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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