multifid


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multifid

[′məl·tə‚fid]
(biology)
Divided into many lobes.
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The presence of multifid styles is a synapomorphy for the core Croton clade (with some reversals), with all of the members of the Moacroton clade and the South American grade (SAG) having either bifid or simple styles (Fig.
fossoris, with a multifid nasal cirrus, a broad dorsal membranous subopercular flap and a black spot on tips of first dorsal-fin spines lives in the Gulf of California and is a sister-species of O.