vertebrate

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region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis abdomen , belly , stomach , venter
eel-shaped vertebrate without jaws or paired appendages including the cyclostomes and some extinct forms agnathan , jawless fish , jawless vertebrate
cold-blooded vertebrate typically living on land but breeding in water; aquatic larvae undergo metamorphosis into adult form amphibian
cold-blooded vertebrate amphibian
warm-blooded, feathered, winged vertebrate that lays eggs bird
tiny bits of protoplasm found in vertebrate blood; essential for blood clotting blood platelet , platelet , thrombocyte
portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of the brain and spinal cord central nervous system , CNS , systema nervosum centrale
major division of the vertebrate brain; situated above the medulla oblongata and beneath the cerebrum in humans cerebellum
cavity in the vertebrate body enclosed by the ribs between the diaphragm and the neck and containing the lungs and heart chest cavity , thoracic cavity
tiny fossil cone-shaped tooth of a primitive vertebrate of order Conodonta conodont
primitive jawless aquatic vertebrate: lampreys; hagfishes Cyclostomata , order Cyclostomata
primitive aquatic vertebrate cyclostome
back of the body of a vertebrate or any analogous surface (as the upper or outer surface of an organ or appendage or part) dorsum
ball-shaped capsule containing the vertebrate eye eyeball , orb
unborn or unhatched vertebrate in the later stages of development showing the main recognizable features of the mature animal fetus , foetus
cold-blooded vertebrate animal living in water fish
soft tissue of the body of a vertebrate: mainly muscle tissue and fat flesh
vertebrate animal possessing true jaws gnathostome
extinct group of armored jawless fishes or fishlike vertebrate; taxonomy is not clear Heterostraci , suborder Heterostraci
caudal part of the alimentary canal in vertebrate embryos hindgut
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