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Development and Ossification Sequence of the Hind Limb during Metamorphosis of Bufo gargarizans Tadpoles
Author of the article:GAO Lifang, WANG Hongyuan, LIANG Gang*
Author's Workplace:College of Life Sciences, Shaanxi Normal University, Xi'an 710119, China
Key Words:Bufo gargarizans; tadpole; hind limb; development; ossify
Abstract:The pelvic girdle and hind limb skeletons in different developmental stages of Bufo gargarizans tadpole were investigated using double staining method in this study. The results showed that the hind limb was chondrified and ossified from proximal to distal, but the development pattern of the autopodium presented postaxial dominance. At Gosner stage 40, both halves of the pelvis came into contact. The fusion of ilia was devoted to preparation for transformation from aquatic to terrestrial habitats for tadpole.
2015,34(3): 345-351 收稿日期:2014-9-13
DOI:10.3969/j.issn.1000-7083.2015.03.004
分类号:Q959.5;Q954
作者简介:高丽芳,女,硕士研究生,研究方向:动物发育生物学,E-mail:gaolifang7635@126.com
*通讯作者:梁刚,E-mail:lianggang@snnu.edu.cn
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