caudal appendage

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tail especially of a mammal posterior to and above the anus

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Caudal appendages are unusual malformations and are divided into true tails and pseudotails (lipoma, teratoma, myelomeningocele and parasitic fetus).
In contrast, like other lumbosacral skin lesions, the caudal appendages mostly occurring with spina bifida occulta or spinal dysraphism are pseudo-tails.
The keys contain detailed drawings of the biological structure of the specimens, illustrating wings, pterothoraxes, caudal appendages, heads, eyes, auricles, and other structures.