tibiofibula

tibiofibula

(ˌtɪbɪəʊˈfɪbjʊlə)
n
(Zoology) the bone of a frog's lower leg
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2012), and/or their elements, such as femur, tibiofibula and foot (Radojcic et al.
Measures were scored as: snout-vent-length (SVL, distance from top of the head to the posterior edge of the cloaca basis); forelimb traits: humerus (H), radioulna (R), distal part of forelimb (DF, distance from radiocarpal joint to the tip of third finger); hindlimb traits: femur (F), tibiofibula (T), distal part of hindlimb (DH, distance from tibiotarsal joint to the tip of fourth finger); sacral traits: sacral width (SW), and sacral diapophyseal expansion (DE).
Material--OMNH 74703, right I1; 74704, left partial dentary with i1, p3-p4; 74705, distal right tibiofibula; 74706, midportion of shaft of left tibiofibula.
casamiquelai including incomplete maxillae and skull-roof bones, 3 incomplete angulosplenials, a single presacral vertebra, proximal urostyles, distal humeri, incomplete tibiofibula, and a left ilium.
El tibiofibula es el elemento medial (o zeugopodium) del miembro posterior.
Un elemento importante es la existencia de huesos sesamoideos en los miembros posteriores: el primero, ubicado entre el femur y la tibiofibula; el segundo, entre la tibiofibula y los tarsos, y los ultimos, presentes en algunos casos en la superficie ventral del pie, lo que no estaba reportado para Eleutherodactylus.
As shown in table 4, the tibiofibula and femur lengths are the two dominant measures (r = 0.
Correlation Univariate Measurement coefficient F Significance Tibiofibula 0.