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Arising from a rib.
An intramuscular bone arising from and extending between some of the ribs in certain fishes.
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However, the primary osteological diagnostic characteristic of this subgenus was given as "bifid epipleural
ribs" (Costa, 2006).
8), densely and regularly punctate; epipleural
border progressively narrowed toward the apex, with long setae; humeral calla rounded, prominent; apical calla rounded.
ribs (Parenti 1981, Costa 1998a) (CI: 0.
contacting dorsolateral aspect of parapophysis of third vertebra, coursing posterodorsally to ribs.