Dermal bone: Difference between revisions

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The function of dermal bone is conserved throughout vertebrates, varying in shape and numbers of bones in the skull and postcranial structures. In [[bony fish]], dermal bone is found throughout the body in the fin rays and scales. However, these traits have been lost in higher vertebrates.
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