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OBO ID: ZFA:0000350
Term Name: epipleural Search Ontology:
  • epipleurals
Definition: Epipleurals lie below the horizontal septum and are posteroventrally directed. There are ossified epipleurals in certain ostariophysans. In many lower elopocephalan teleosts including ostariophysans the epipleural bones develop an anterodorsal branch so that they are forked proximally.
Appears at: Larval:Days 7-13 (168.0h-14d, 4.5mm, 8 teeth)
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
  • TAO:0000350
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
EXPRESSION No data available
PHENOTYPE No data available