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Tail bud

tail bud

The rapidly proliferating mass of cells at the caudal extremity of the embryo; remnant of the primitive node.

Synonym: end bud.


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Is this a wolf??

It doesn't have the raised mane of a coyote and the tail carriage seems a little too low. I would put my money on a feral dog.

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by animartco
Wed Jan 15, 2014 12:22 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Is this a wolf??
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Re: Do snakes have tails???

Some snakes have tails that enable them to hold onto branches or vines to assist them in climbing trees. And of course a rattlesnake uses its tail as a warning device when it is scared. Many harmless snakes also vibrate their tails, ...

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by elizabeth35
Tue Aug 27, 2013 10:28 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Do snakes have tails???
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Views: 35784

Atavism

i can only tell u dat it is highly recessive and we humans have the tail bone and gene responsible for it. I have also seen a human baby born with a tail. But, it was removed surgically. Dis is wat i saw in a search in unrelated link Indian baby born with ...

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by Sumanth001
Tue Aug 20, 2013 6:40 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Atavism
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Views: 2857

Atavism

Can anyone explain to me the appearance of tail in humans

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by Sumanth001
Tue Aug 20, 2013 12:32 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Atavism
Replies: 4
Views: 2857

Re: Do snakes have tails???

In a recent trivia quiz was the question "Which animal in the Chinese zodiac does not have a tail?" Answer: The Snake And I would say they do not have a neck - as Fish do not have a neck - Not all chordates have a tail - we are chordates - we do have a coccyx, ...

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by Modo
Wed Jul 10, 2013 6:03 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Do snakes have tails???
Replies: 25
Views: 35784
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