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Effects of the organophosphorous methyl parathion on the branchial epithelium of a freshwater fish Metynnis roosevelti

Effects of the organophosphorous methyl parathion on the branchial epithelium of a freshwater fish Metynnis... Read More

Hypobranchial eminence

Hypobranchial eminence (Science: anatomy) a median elevation in the floor of the embryonic pharynx caudal to the tuberculum... Read More

Evo/Devo and the lungfish: the last gasp of intelligent design

Evo/Devo and the lungfish: the last gasp of intelligent design Gerald Weissmann, Editor-in-Chief The fishes of the early... Read More

Copula

Copula 1. In anatomy, a narrow part connecting two structures, e.g., the body of the hyoid bone. 2. A swelling that is... Read More

Gills

Gill a woody glen; a narrow valley containing a stream. Origin: Icel. Gil. 1. (Science: anatomy) An organ for aquatic... Read More

Gill

Gill a woody glen; a narrow valley containing a stream. Origin: Icel. Gil. 1. (Science: anatomy) An organ for aquatic... Read More

Mollusca

mollusca (Science: zoology) One of the grand divisions of the animal kingdom, including the classes Cephalopoda, gastropoda,... Read More

Lamprey

Lamprey (Science: zoology) An eel-like marsipobranch of the genus petromyzon, and allied genera. The lampreys have a round,... Read More

Visceral arches

visceral arches --> branchial arches Typically, 6 arch's in vertebrates; in the lower vertebrates, they bear gills; in... Read More

Metameric

Definition adjective Of, pertaining to, exhibiting, or characteristic of metamerism Supplement The term metameric is used to... Read More

Mandibular arch

Mandibular arch The first postoral arch in the branchial arch series. Synonym: mandibular... Read More

Chordata

Chordata Definition What is Chordata? Chordata is the phylum of the animal kingdom that includes a large number of animal... Read More

Branchiomeric muscles

Branchiomeric muscles The muscles derived from branchial arch mesoderm that provide a large portion of the musculature for... Read More

Hyaline cartilage

Hyaline Cartilage Definition Firstly, let us ask, what is cartilage? Cartilage is a tough and flexible material. It can be... Read More