dentiform process
a tooth-like projection at the symphysis of the upper jaw in Balitoridae. It may fit into a notch in the lower jaw. Also called processus dentiformis

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • processus dentiformis — a tooth like projection at the symphysis of the upper jaw in Balitoridae. It may fit into a notch in the lower jaw. Also called dentiform process …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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