Wormian bones

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Related to Sutural bones: Sesamoid bones, Irregular bones
small irregular plates of bone often interposed in the sutures between the large cranial bones.

See also: Wormian

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Srivastava [1] also states that sutural bones should not be confused with interparietal bones.
Sutural bones are commonly observed in or near sutures of the skull bones (2).
Some people have extra or fewer fibs, extra "sutural bones" in the skull, or other variations.
Incidence of sutural bones in a population of chango skulls of Northern Chile, Antofagasta.