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INTRODUCTION TO FISH BIOLOGY AND ECOLOGY 1.1. FISH
diphycercal (Dipnoifishes), hypocercal (extinct fishes), heterocercal. ( cartilagenious fishes and homocercal (teleost fishes).
CHIMAERAS
heterocercal) or nearly equal in size (diphycercal).
20Evolutionary Developmental Biology
Aug 29, 2003 We can symbolize the diphycercal, heterocercal, and homocercal tails by A, B, and C, respectively.
Classification of the Major Taxa of Fish
Another type of tail is called diphycercal or isocercal. In this type of caudal fin, the vertebrae extend all the way to the end of the tail.
Lecture 3 – The axial and appendicular skeleton
c. Caudal fin.

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A lamprey from the Cretaceous Jehol biota of China
The tail seems diphycercal rather than hypocercal on the same specimen.

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Fish anatomy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Diphycercal refers to the special, three-lobed caudal fin of the coelacanth and lungfish where the vertebrae extend all the way to the end of the tail.
diphycercal - definition of diphycercal by the Free Online Dictionary
diph·y·cer·cal (d f -sûr k l). adj. Having or designating a tail fin in which the vertebral column extends to the tip, with symmetrical upper and lower parts.
diphycercal - Definition of diphycercal at YourDictionary.com
designating, of, or having a tail fin in which the upper and lower lobes taper symmetrically to a point to which the spinal column extends.
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