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Zebrafish Anatomical Dictionary

Structure description: Hemal spines (of preural centra)

by Paula Mabee and Nathan C. Bird

Name: Hemal spines (preural)

Abbreviation: hs (pu)

Synonyms: none

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hypurals (larval, 5.8mm)

hypurals (adult)

Description: The cartilaginous precursors of the hemal spines of preural centra develop as rods ventral to the preural centra and hemal arches. The hemal spine of pu1 will support fin rays of the caudal fin.

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