Australian Museum Journal Some features in the anatomy and later development of the head of Delphinus delphinus Linné

Shortform:
Leighton Kesteven, 1941, Rec. Aust. Mus. 21(1): 59–80
Author(s):
Leighton Kesteven, H.
Year published:
1941
Title:
Some features in the anatomy and later development of the head of Delphinus delphinus Linné
Serial title:
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume:
21
Issue:
1
Start page:
59
End page:
80
DOI:
10.3853/j.0067-1975.21.1941.527
Language:
English
Date published:
04 July 1941
Cover date:
04 July 1941
ISSN:
0067-1975
CODEN:
RAUMAJ
Publisher:
The Australian Museum
Place published:
Sydney, Australia
Digitized:
29 June 2009
Reference number:
527
EndNote package:
EndNote file
Title page:
Title page (117kb PDF)
Complete work:
Complete work (3259kb PDF)

Abstract

[No abstract is given for this work, it begins as follows] This part of the work is based on two foetal heads which I received from the New South Wales Fisheries Commission some years ago. The larger of these was converted into a skull by careful dissection, and it has now been extensively disarticulated as the work proceeded. It measured seventy-eight millimetres from tip to occiput. The smaller was decalcified and cut into serial sections along the sagittal plane after straining in alum carmine. This specimen measured ... [etc.]