A manual digit found in Aves that is morphologically similar to digit 3 in the standard tetrapod configuration and develops from embryonic digit 4. [ http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10220427 PhenoscapeRCN:Oct2012 ]

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Hypothesized to be homologous to manual digit 3 of other tetrapods

has related synonym

digit III(CIV) of manus

wing digit 4 (embryonic)

wing digit III

digit III of manus

manual minor digit

wing digit 3 (adult)