infrabranchial


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infrabranchial

[¦in·frə′braŋ·kē·əl]
(vertebrate zoology)
Situated below the gills.
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Figure 3 shows numerous early veliger larvae in the infrabranchial chamber.
The embryos or larvae are then raised in the mantle cavity, suprabranchial, or infrabranchial chamber of the female (Buroker 1985, Chaparro et al.
Early veliger larvae located in the infrabranchial chamber showed a well developed velum covered with cilia (see Figs.