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He found that the vertebral centra were first formed as rings in the chorda-sheath, which give off neural and hæmal processes.Form and Function|E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
This sheath forms the basis of the centra of the future vertebr.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
This is the remaining substance of the notochord, which finds room between the cup-shaped sides of the centra.Stories of the Universe: Animal Life|B. Lindsay
Column notochordal, showing no traces of centra; well-marked neural and hæmal elements.
On the other hand, the vertebræ have continuous centra, showing definite processes.