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At the specific level, you can simultaneously visualize all the bones of the anatomical region explored.
For the other ranks, you have to choose a bone.
Pictures of the skull may be available for the families.

All Actinopterygii

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Come back to the vertebral column of Actinopterygii

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precaudal vertebra 1 (p1) precaudal vertebra 5 (p5) caudal vertebra 1 (c1) preural vertebra 6 (pu6) urostyle (ur) precaudal vertebra 1 (p1) precaudal vertebra 5 (p5) caudal vertebra 1 (c1) preural vertebra 6 (pu6) urostyle (ur)

Axial skeleton of Perca fluviatilis (Percidae). Source: Cuvier & Valenciennes (1828).


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