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Remarks--GCVP 4793 is a fragmentary trunk vertebra consisting of a centrum with only remnants of the bottom portion of the neural arch.
The soak time required for the silver nitrate to penetrate the whole neural arch varied between arches of similarly sized sharks and even between arches from the same shark.
1A, B) are in strong contrast to what is seen in Siren: widely divergent aliform processes with a thin shelf of bone between them that projects off the posterior lateral margins of the neural arch (Fig.