anterior naris

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Synonyms for anterior naris

either one of the two external openings to the nasal cavity in the nose


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The first location was the anterior naris, a relatively dry skin-like patch of tissue located near the nostril.
Focusing efforts largely on the bacteria in the anterior naris, which current decolonization procedures do, leaves deeper reservoirs intact.
Anterior and posterior nares close to eye and to each other, internarial distance 7 to 13 times in snout length; anterior naris in short tube, posterior border of tube not reaching posterior naris when reflected; posterior naris oval, much larger than anterior naris, with long axis of oval running dorsoventrally.
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