Caudal skeleton - hypurals, epurals, procurrent cartilage, procurrent rays, simple rays, parhypural

Veterbral area - D2 spine, D2 ray, proximal radial, medial radial, distal radial, last precaudal vertebrae, first caudal vertebrae, pleural rib, epipleural rib

Jaws and hyoid arch -

Pectoral girdle -

Cranial osteology of Microgobius signatus
redrawn from Birdsong 1975 by Max Arno and J. Van Tassell

basioccipital intercalar supraoccipital
ethmoid median parasphenoid vomer
ethmoid lateral prootic  
epiotic pterotic  
exocciptal sagitta  


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