bucco-hypophysial canal


bucco-hypophysial canal
the canal between the pituitary and the roof of the pharynx, probably representing a persistent Rathke\'s pouch and possibly having a secretory function, e.g. in Elops, Polypterus, Calamoichthys

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.