Extra Upper Premolars in a Specimen of Myotis Blythii (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae)

M. Ghazali 1
  • 1 Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology, NAS of Ukraine, Bogdan Chmielnicky str., 15, Kyiv, 01601 Ukraine

Extra Upper Premolars in a Specimen of Myotis Blythii (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae)

Extra Upper Premolars in a Specimen of Myotis blythii (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae). Ghazali M. A. — A case of extra upper premolars is described in a specimen of Myotis blythii from Kerch peninsula (Ukraine, Crimea). Additional teeth are situated near the third premolars from both sides of the jaw. Giving into account their size and position it was supposed that they appear as a result of complete splitting of the third premolar primordium.

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