A manual digit found in Aves that is morphologically similar to digit 2 in the standard tetrapod configuration and develops from embryonic digit 3. [ http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10220427 PhenoscapeRCN:Oct2012 ]

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Hypothesized to be homologous to manual digit 2 of other tetrapods

has related synonym

digit II of manus

digit II(CIII) of manus

manual major digit

wing digit 2 (adult)

wing digit 3 (embryonic)

wing digit II