An element formed from the fusion of metacarpal 3 and metacarpal 4. [ ]

Synonyms: os metacarpale III et IV fused metacarpal 3/4

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Term information

latin term
os metacarpale III et IV [ NominaAnatomicaVeterinaria:2005 ]

has related synonym

metacarpal 3+4



taxon notes

In many artiodactyls, the 3rd & 4th metapodials are fused, creating a main metapodial.