canal

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The supraorbital canal is an extension of a nerve branch arising from between the frontals at the posterior rim of the dorsal orbit.
2)% of its length; both anterior and posterior supratemporal branches relatively long, anterior pores 2-12, posterior pores 8-30; supraorbital canal long, extending to dorsal rim of dorsal orbit near insertions of dorsal-fin rays 3-4, pores 3-9; ocular-side pectoral-fin length 12.
Lateral line more fully developed; supraorbital canal pores visible.
9)% its length; both anterior and posterior supratemporal branches relatively short, anterior pores 3-12, posterior pores 6-22; supraorbital canal short, reaching only to the posterior rim of the dorsal orbit at about the insertion of dorsal-fin rays 5-6, pores 1-3; ocular-side pectoral-fin length 12.
2D) is distinctly poraspid with the lateral longitudinal canals connected to the infraorbital and supraorbital canals and the supraorbital canals meeting behind the pineal.