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  • The proOtic encloses between it and the lateral occipital the fenestra ovalis, into which fits the columella of the ear.
  • 16), extending between the fenestra ovalis and the tympanic membrane or drum, consists of (I) the long and slen der columella, a straight, ossified rod which fits with a disk into the fenestra r; t st ovalis; it is homologous with the stapes (m.st.), although not stirrupshaped; (2) the extra-columellar mass.
  • Monodonta, no jaws, spire not prominent, no umbilicus, columella toothed.
  • Mc, Columella muscle (muscular process grasping the shell).
  • This columella muscle is the same thing as the muscles adhering to the shell in Patella, and the posterior adductor of Lamellibranchs.
 

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