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

Synonyms: os metatarsale III et IV (Ru) fused metatarsal 3/4

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Term information

latin term
os metatarsale III et IV (Ru) [ NominaAnatomicaVeterinaria:2005 ]

has related synonym

metatarsal 3+4



taxon notes

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