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Historical Examples of myotome
The basisphenoid is a little bone above the myotome or tube in which runs the rectus muscle of the eye.A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2)
David Starr Jordan
He describes in the dorsal part the formation of myotome and sclerotome, as in the Craniota.
At first the myotome (Fig. 159, A) is confined to the dorsal region on each side of the spinal cord and notochord.