variants or less commonly subbrachian
: located beneath or nearly beneath a pectoral fin
ventral fins subbrachial

Word History


subbrachial from New Latin subbrachialis, from Latin sub- + brachialis brachial; subbrachian from New Latin Subbrachiales + English -an

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“Subbrachial.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 31 May. 2023.

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