Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.


Kontext: Physiologie

basipharyngeal joint

A joint unique to cichlids, consisting of a bony protuberance on the top of the upper pharyngeal jaw meeting the bottom of the skull

Literatur

Barlow, George W.. 2002. "The Cichlid Fishes (Nature's Grand Experiment in Evolution)". Perseus Publishing. pp. 352 pp. ISBN: 9780738203768 (crc03927) (Kurzfassung)