coeliaco-mesenteric artery
a branch of the dorsal aorta that itself branches immediately into the gastric and coeliac arteries, q.v

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • coeliac artery — a branch of the coeliaco mesenteric artery (from the dorsal aorta) that serves the stomach, particularly the right side, and has branches serving the swimbladder and anterior dorsal mesentery (pneumatic artery), the liver (hepatic artery), the… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • spermatic artery — runs from the coeliaco mesenteric artery to the left testis and from the gastric artery to the right testis …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • gastric artery — a branch of the coeliaco mesenteric artery (from the dorsal aorta) that runs along the dorsal surface of the stomach and to the left of the pyloric part of the stomach …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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