Hypobranchial


Also found in: Medical.
Related to Hypobranchial: hypobranchial eminence

Hy`po`bran´chi`al


a.1.(Anat.) Pertaining to the segment between the basibranchial and the ceratobranchial in a branchial arch.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in periodicals archive ?
Reflect the mantle cavity wall to the left-hand side, exposing the gill, osphradium, hypobranchial gland, rectum, and anus within the inner surface of the mantle cavity wall, each coursing parallel to the style sac.
Another median swelling, the copula or hypobranchial eminence is formed by the mesoderm of second and third part of the fourth arch.
In crimson snapper larvae, the ceratobranchial, basibranchial and hypobranchial cartilages were attached to the gill arch.
The epiglottis develops from the hypobranchial arc at approximately the 5th week of gestational life (7).
Proximally, this cartilage is fused with the first ceratobranchial cartilage and articulated with the distal margin of the first hypobranchial cartilage.
The posterior pharyngeal one third of tongue derives from two structures: the copula and hypobranchial eminence.
The appearance of a second medial swelling known as the "Copula or hypobranchial eminence" follows.
The geniohyoid is also visible from its posterior origin on the hypobranchial plate to its insertion on the infrarostral cartilages of the lower jaw.
Hypobranchial gland thin, beige, covering most of area between gill and rectum, including left and ventral surfaces of rectum (Fig.