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hypobranchial 3 bone
hypobranchial 3 bones
Hypobranchial ossifications 1-3 develop in the small hypobranchial cartilages that lie between the medial tips of the ceratobranchials and copula 1. The first and second hypobranchials are small and irregular in shape; one or both ossifications are absent in some adults.