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scapulocoracoid

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as coracoscapular.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to the scapula and coracoid bones of the shoulder.
  • noun anatomy A fusion of the scapula and coracoid bones found in lower vertebrates.

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Examples

  • In Sauripterus and other standard fishes, the scapulocoracoid is a relatively small element that fuses to the inside face of the cleithrum =”shoulder blade”.

    Tiktaalik makes another gap - The Panda's Thumb

  • Because the identity of the scapulocoracoid in the image with Graeme is relevant to the adjacent text, I'll change it.

    Biggest…. sauropod…. ever (part…. I)

  • Below, at left, you can see dead fish expert Graeme Elliott standing alongside the Ultrasauros scapulocoracoid (go here for hilarious caption, sorry Graeme).

    Biggest…. sauropod…. ever (part…. I)

  • Below, at left, you can see dead fish expert Graeme Elliott standing alongside the Ultrasauros scapulocoracoid (go here for hilarious caption, sorry Graeme).

    Archive 2007-01-01

  • Some of the pictures towards the end of the section are from the end of the 2008 field season as we removed a sauropod vertebra actually we removed two but we only have photos of one of the efforts and prepare to remove a sauropod scapulocoracoid.

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • Some of the pictures towards the end of the section are from the end of the 2008 field season as we removed a sauropod vertebra actually we removed two but we only have photos of one of the efforts and prepare to remove a sauropod scapulocoracoid.

    Mygatt-Moore Quarry Photos

  • If we start from the shoulder, T. and tetrapods have a large, plate-like scapulocoracoid that forms much of the ventral margin of the shoulder girdle.

    Tiktaalik makes another gap - The Panda's Thumb

  • Tiktaalik presents an intermediate condition where the dermal shoulder blad extends over more of the lateral face of the scapulocoracoid.

    Tiktaalik makes another gap - The Panda's Thumb

  • Jim Jensen with Supersaurus scapulocoracoid Jensen 1985.

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • Jim Jensen with Supersaurus scapulocoracoid Jensen 1985.

    What is a Paleontologist?

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