Canal

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Related to infraorbital canal: incisive foramen, infraorbital foramen, Infraorbital groove, Mylohyoid line, Pterygomaxillary fissure, pterygoid canal

CANAL. A trench dug for leading water in a particular direction, and confining it.
     2. Public canals are generally protected by the law which authorizes their being made. Various points have arisen under numerous laws authorizing the construction of canals, which have been decided in cases reported in 1 Yeates, 430; 1 Binn. 70; 1 Pennsyl. 462; 2 Pennsyl. 517; 7 Mass. 169; 1 Sumu. 46; 20 Johns. 103, 735; 2 Johns. 283; 7 John. Ch. 315; 1 Wend. 474; 5 Wend. 166; 8 Wend. 469; 4 Wend. 667; 6 Cowen, 698; 7 Cowen, 526 4 Hamm. 253; 5 Hamm. 141, 391; 6 Hamm. 126; 1 N. H. Rep. 339; See River.

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rossi clearly belongs in Psednos rather than Paraliparis because it has the other generic characters of Psednos (Chernova, 2001); particularly, its sensory canal system and pores are of Psednos type, having an interrupted infraorbital canal behind the eye.
Temporal canal fused to pterotic, extending anteriorly to form junctions with supraorbital and infraorbital canals.
Supraorbital canal coursing antero-posteriorly from nasal medial margin, along frontal sulcus, curving laterally to confluence with temporal and infraorbital canals.