Postcranial axial skeletal system

 
National Institutes of Health

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2017
2017
Omo-Kibish I (Omo I) from southern Ethiopia is the oldest anatomically modern Homo sapiens skeleton currently known (196 ± 5 ka… (More)
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2016
2016
This study presents a probable case of rapidly-developed fibrous osteodystrophy and secondary hyperparathyroidism in a juvenile… (More)
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2015
2015
Embryonic remains within a small (4.75 by 2.23 cm) egg from the Late Cretaceous, Mongolia are here re-described. High-resolution… (More)
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2012
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2012
Pneumatic (air-filled) postcranial bones are unique to birds among extant tetrapods. Unambiguous skeletal correlates of… (More)
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2009
2009
Among extant tetrapods, pneumatic postcranial bones are only present in birds, and they are osteological correlates of the… (More)
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2007
2007
Measures of diaphyseal robusticity have commonly been used to investigate differences in bone strength related to body size… (More)
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2007
2007
Birds are characterized by pneumatization of their skeletons by epithelial diverticula from larger, air-filled cavities. The… (More)
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2006
2006
Postcranial pneumaticity has been reported in numerous extinct sauropsid groups including pterosaurs, birds, saurischian… (More)
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2001
2001
Birds and crocodilians (extant archosaurs) have differing, distinctive morphologies. Birds have respiratory airsacs with… (More)
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1998
1998
Pneumatization of the postcranial skeleton by the lungs is thought to be a hallmark of the avian skeleton, and to be an… (More)
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