supralabial


supralabial
su·pra·labial

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  • supralabial — I. “+ adjective Etymology: supra + labial : of, relating to, or situated above the upper lip used especially of scales bordering the upper jaw on each side of the rostral in snakes and lizards II. noun ( s) : a supralabial scale or plate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Supralabial scales — In reptiles, the supralabial scales, also called upper labials, are those scales that border the mouth opening along the upper jaw. They do not include the median scaleWright AH, Wright AA. 1957. Handbook of Snakes. Comstock Publishing Associates …   Wikipedia

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  • Snake scales — Snakes, like other reptiles, have a skin covered in scales. Boulenger, George A. 1890 The Fauna of British India. page 1] Snakes are entirely covered with scales or scutes of various shapes and sizes. Scales protect the body of the snake, aid it… …   Wikipedia

  • Temporal scales — In snakes, the temporal scales are those scales on the side of the head between the parietal scales and the supralabial scales, and behind the postocular scales.U.S. Navy. 1991. Poisonous Snakes of the World. US Govt. New York: Dover Publications …   Wikipedia

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