Interbranchial

In`ter`bran´chi`al


a.1.(Zool.) Between the branchiæ.
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The rostral extremities of gill arches are united forming a wide interbranchial septum between the contra-lateral gills.
The present study reported that, the rostral extremities of gill arches were united forming a wide interbranchial septum between the contra-lateral gills as reported by (Zayed & Mohamed; Alsafy), furthermore, there is a quadrilateral interbranchial septum carrying a line of rough spiny small rakers at the level ventromedial to the third gill on both sides.
Coracohioideus (CH): is a paired muscle located in medial position, originated in a membrane located on the first interbranchial septum, and runs anteriorly until inserting in the hypobranchial 1, on a thick membrane just below the caudal edge of mandibular cartilage.
Ventral hyoid constrictor (CHV): originates on interbranchial septum 1, runs dorsally forming the anterior wall of the branchial region, inserting on the membrane separating it from the dorsal hyoid constrictor.