[Tooth homology in mammals].

  title={[Tooth homology in mammals].},
  author={C. Skopakoff},
  journal={Anatomischer Anzeiger},
  volume={160 1},
The development of the chewing, lacerative and omnivorous dentition type was confirmed on the base of the author's studies on the dentition of placentalia representatives. The use of vegetable food by the rodents and herbivorous mammals induces an efficient development of molars, absence or reduced number of incisors and canines of the upper jaw and increased number of incisors and absence of canines of the lower jaw, resulting into the proposal of an alteration of the dentition formula for… CONTINUE READING

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