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Term information

has related synonym

hind-leg spur

calcaneus spur

poisonous ankle spur

ankle spur



present in taxon

taxon notes

The female platypus, in common with echidnas, has rudimentary spur buds which do not develop (dropping off before the end of their first year) and lack functional crural glands. Not to be confused with 'calcaneal spur', a small osteophyte (bone spur) located on the calcaneus (heel bone)

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