Body plan

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(Shipbuilding) an end elevation, showing the conbour of the sides of a ship at certain points of her length.
etc. See under Body, Floor, etc.

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4) "Diese Bildungsgesetze sind zu denken als die echten Entelechien der typischen Einheiten innerhalb der Gattung Mensch, als ihre dynamischen Prinzipien; sie enthalten damit zugleich ihren Bauplan, d.
The general bauplan of this Nothofagus endemic shows some convergence with both oryzomyine and some thomasomyine representatives, in particular with those specialized for arboreal life (for example, cladistic analyses based solely on postcranial characters placed Irenomys in the same clade that the arboreal Rhipidomys and Juliomys [Carrizo and Catalano, in press]).
As this bias is not recorded in the Jurassic, these authors interpreted that it might be related to a different sauropod bauplan and niche partitioning among sauropods as a consequence of the rise and diversification of the titanosaurs during the Cretaceous.
A similar bauplan of the RTA with a strongly sclerotised dorsal part and a membranous ventral part as well as the two tegular apophyses are known for Olios claviger (Pocock, 1901) (jager & Kunz 2005: figs 320-322), O.
Turning movements during foraging both floating and underwater in contact with the substrate seem an interesting solution to finding and capturing prey for organisms with this Bauplan.
Tales genes se expresan a lo largo del eje corporal en el mismo orden en todos los grupos donde se encuentran presentes, contribuyendo a la organizacion del plano corporal o Bauplan (Raff, 1996; Maynard-Smith y Szathmary, 1999; Carroll, 2000, 2005; Gould, 2002).
Within each clade, however, there is a consistent Bauplan, but still capable of much modification in relation to various functional attributes, as described later.
Such a statement is uninteresting to the study of the anatomy and physiology of apes, for what is under study is not hypothetical possible variants of the bodily structure of apes but their actual bodily structure; and it is not within the Bauplan of apes to have wings.
The durability of the scyphozoan bauplan and life history, despite low taxonomic richness, suggest early evolution of key innovations and occupation of an adaptive zone that persisted through the Paleozoic, Mesozoic, and Cenozoic.
This morphological convergence presumably resulted from similarities in the common tubicolous bauplan of the skeleton.
Jan Brink, director of German construction company Bauplan Nord, said current market conditions in Latvia were strangling the real estate and construction sector.
Era, en su proposito, una contraposicion a la corriente alemana de clasificacion fundada en la morfologia ideal, en el bauplan, es decir, en la aceptacion de patrones o estructuras.