Definition of Urostyle. Meaning of Urostyle. Synonyms of Urostyle

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Definition of Urostyle

Urostyle
Urostyle U"ro*style, n. [2d uro- + Gr. ? a pillar.] (Anat.) A styliform process forming the posterior extremity of the vertebral column in some fishes and amphibians.

Meaning of Urostyle from wikipedia

- anuran adults include: 9 or fewer presacral vertebrae, the presence of a urostyle formed of fused vertebrae, no tail, a long and forward-sloping ilium, shorter...
- (tail) vertebrae. If there are sutures in the urostyle, components are counted, otherwise the urostyle is usually counted as one vertebra. The number...
- The posterior pair is on either side of a long, rod-like bone called a urostyle, formed by the fusion of the last few vertebrae. The anterior pair opens...
- frog in Britain". British Wildlife. 17 (3): 153–160. Identifying Ranid urostyle, ilial and anomalous bones from a 15th century London well Charles A. Snell...
- this article. The Pacific tree frog grows up to 2 inches from snout to urostyle. The males are usually smaller than the females and have a dark patch on...
- with more vertebrae. The tail has separate vertebrae, unlike the fused urostyle or coccyx found in modern frogs. The tibia and fibula bones are also separate...
- length and 41 mm (1.6 in) in snout to urostyle tip length. The male paratype measured 31 mm (1.2 in) in snout to urostyle tip length. The maximum reported...
- consists of nine presacral vertebrae, a single sacral vertebra, and a free urostyle. Three pairs of ribs were found ****ociated with presacrals II-IV. The hind...
- a medium-sized tree frog. Males measure 39–44 mm (1.5–1.7 in) in snout–urostyle length and females 46–48 mm (1.8–1.9 in). It is green above, with profuse...
- in snout–urostyle length. In a smaller sample, the largest male was 41 mm (1.6 in) and the largest female was 49 mm (1.9 in) in snout–urostyle length....
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