Functional implications of dentition-based morphotypes in piscivorous fishes

Teeth are crucial in elucidating the life history of vertebrates. However, most studies of teeth have focused on mammals. In heterodont mammals, tooth function is based on tooth shape and position along the jaw. However, the vast majority of vertebrates are homodont, and tooth function might not be...

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Main Authors: Michalis Mihalitsis, David Bellwood
Format: Article
Published: The Royal Society 2019-09-01
Series:Royal Society Open Science
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