mentomandibular


mentomandibular
mentomeckelian

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • mentomeckelian — the ossified tip of Meckel s cartilage. It fuses with the dentary in most Teleostei but is independent in Cyprinidae. Found in Amia and perhaps larval Salmonidae. Also called mentomandibular …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • os mentomeckelium — (plural ossa mentomeckelia)) mentomeckelian (the ossified tip of Meckel s cartilage. It fuses with the dentary in most Teleostei but is independent in Cyprinidae. Found in Amia and perhaps larval Salmonidae. Also called mentomandibular) …   Dictionary of ichthyology