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Convergent evolution of a mobile bony tongue in flighted dinosaurs and pterosaurs

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DiceCT imaging of the head of Phasianus colchicus.

Individual cross-sections (A-D) from cranial to caudal region provided with targeted muscular and bony elements colored and labeled. Abbreviations: bh, basihyal; cb, ceratobranchial; ep, epibranchial; mbm, M. branchiomandibularis; mcg, M. ceratoglossus; mch, M. cricohyoideus; msh, M. stylohyoideus and M. serpihyoideus; md, mandible.

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