Basihyal subtriangular, width about 65% length; basihyal cartilage about 10% basihyal length.
Basihyal subtriangular, width about 55 % length; basihyal cartilage about 10 % basihyal length.
Bollmannia and Antilligobius also both possess scales on the cheek and a spatulate basihyal.
9): branchiostegals 5, first branchiostegal small, thin, and attached to ventral surface of narrow portion of ceratohyal, following three branchiostegals blade-like in appearance and attached at ventrolateral surface of broad portion of ceratohyal; posteriormost branchiostegal broadest, articulating with ventral surface of epihyal; basihyal broad, spatulate, slightly emarginate, with only posterior third ossified (Fig.
Hyobranchial apparatus: Comprising median unpaired glossohyal, basihyal
, three basibranchials and urohyal; and bilaterally paired dorsal and ventral hypohyals, anterior and posterior ceratohyals, interhyal, six branchiostegal rays, three hypobranchials, five ceratobranchials, four epibranchials and three pharyngobranchials (Fig.
subtriangular, width about 65 % length; basihyal
cartilage about 10 % of basihyal
Villiform teeth in band on premaxilla and dentary; 2-3 (1-2) rows on vomer; 2-3 rows on palatine; none on ectopterygoid, endopterygoid or basihyal
The interhyal and epihyal begin ossifying at 17 DPH followed by the ceratohyal and basihyal
at 23 DPH.