Osteologia avium; or, A sketch of the osteology of birds. [With], Volume 1
Williams and Norgate, 1867 - Birds
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11 Length 12 Breadth anterior margin anteriorly arched backwards bird Breadth of anterior Breadth of head Breadth of pelvis Breadth of posterior broad broader centre channel Coracoids Cranium deep depression Depth of keel differ Ditto edge expanded extending femur Length fissures flattened foramina forwards Furculum gradually half humerus Length ilium Illustrations inferior interarticular bones ischium junction lateral Lath Leg-bones Length of femur Length of head Length of humerus Length of metatarsus Length of pelvis Length of sternum Length of tibia Length of ulna Linn longer lower manubrial process margin of sternum marked maxillary Measurements metacarpus metatarsus Length moderate narrow Nature nearly obturator orbital septum Order outer oval Palatine bones placed Plate portion posterior margin posteriorly projecting proportion Queen rami Ribs rounded Scapula shape short side similar Skeleton slight slightly spine sternum 12 strong Tenths ulna Length upper vertebrę Vieill whole