Origin of frontoparietal
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The frontoparietals are equally poorly ossified, and the frontoparietal fontanelle is extensive.Middle American Frogs of the Hyla microcephala Group
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The frontoparietal is elongate, without a pronounced anterior supraorbital process.
The frontoparietal is elongate, smooth, and bears a small supraorbital process on the anterior edge of the orbit.
The frontoparientals are sutured medially throughout their lengths; the frontoparietal fontanelle is absent.
The frontoparietal fontanelle is narrow anteriorly and wide posteriorly.
- Relating to or characteristic of both frontal and parietal bones.
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