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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.
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All Actinopterygii

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premaxillary (pmx) maxillary (mx) dentary (dn) articular (ar) quadrate (qd) hyomandibular (hm) opercle (op) premaxillary (pmx) maxillary (mx) dentary (dn) articular (ar) quadrate (qd) hyomandibular (hm) opercle (op) neurocranium

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


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