interfrontal


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interfrontal

(ˌɪntəˈfrʌntəl)
adj
situated between the frontal bones
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En los seres humanos, la fusion normal de la sutura interfrontal (metopica) ocurre entre el segundo y el quinto ano despues de su nacimiento, la coronal, lamboidea, y la sutura sagital quedan patentes hasta la cuarta decada de la vida.
Setae and setulae on head black; ocellar triangle with 2 ocellar setae and 3 short setae; frons with 3 orbital and 2 frontal setae on blackish brown orbital stripe without microtomentum, orbital setae lateroclinate and frontal setae medioclinate, 3 interfrontal setae; postocellar setae cruciate.
Persistent interfrontal fontanelles have been noted for Irenomys and Neotomys (Gardner and Anderson, 2001), but not in Euneomys.
The sutures separating the various bones are clearly visible; the interfrontal suture is also visible.
The superior part of the nasal septum and the interfrontal part of the septum were eroded, and the soft tissue in the area of the right medial canthus and both laminae papyracea was exposed.
Parafrontalia with (2-)3 orbital setae, 3(-4) frontal setae, without additional setulae; frontal vitta with pair of crossed interfrontal setae.
5) Other variants include a pneumatised crista galli or cells of the interfrontal septum.
Chaetotaxy: a pair of interfrontal setae, outer vertical setae slightly divergent; a pair of upper orbital setae slightly divergent; two pairs of lower orbital proclinate.
Species of Stenomicra differ from other Periscelididae by the presence of two reclinate fronto-orbital setae (lower seta occasionally mesoclinate); frons lacking interfrontal setae; ocellar setae absent; postpronotum lacking a well-developed seta; eyes microsetulose, sometimes sparsely so; katepisternum bearing 1 prominent seta; hindfemur lacking anterodorsal, preapical seta; supra-alar seta lacking; lateral scutellar setae 1 pair, apical; wing with anal lobe greatly reduced; costa long, extended to vein M; alula indistinct; vein CuA2 weak or lacking; cell cup usually lacking (Mathis & Rung, in press).
5 times wider than anterior ocellus; frontal vitta with pair of interfrontal setae; without orbital setae; 5 pairs of frontal setae, situated on lower half of frons; parafacial about 1.
Parte anatomica Numero Localizacion Cara Disposicion Craneo 1 Frontal izquierdo En la Oblicua concavidad entre la incisura supraorbitaria ant y la sutura interfrontal Hemimandibula 1 Borde inferior Lateral Longitudinal diastema Humero 1 Diafisis proximal Lateral Longitudinal Ulna 2 Diafisis proximal Borde Longitudinal Medial-Palmar Femur 3 Diafisis proximal Borde Oblicua caudal-lateral Tibia Varios Diafisis distal Caudal Oblicua Tibia 1 Diafisis distal Craneal Longitudinal Metatarso 2 1 Diafisis proximal Medial Longitudinal Metatarso 3 2 Diafisis proximal Medial y Longitudinal plantar Falange 1 1 Diafisis distal Dorsal Longitudinal Tabla 11.
d) Cranial height: Distance between the central point of the dorsal rim of foramen magnum to the point of the origin of interfrontal suture.