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  • The ventral and anal fins are white, tinged with pale red; and the dorsal, pectoral and caudal tipped with black.
  • Priests' pectoral; Lagrange, op. cit., 236, n.
  • The propatagialis longus muscle is composed of slips from the deltoid, pectoral, biceps and cucullaris muscles.
  • The insignia (pontificalia or pontificals) of the Roman Catholic bishop are (I) a ring with a jewel, symbolizing fidelity to the church, (2) the pastoral staff, (3) the pectoral cross, (4) the vestments, consisting of the caligae, stockings and sandals, the tunicle, and purple gloves, (5) the mitre, symbol of the royal priesthood, (6) the throne (cathedra), surmounted by a baldachin or canopy, on the gospel side of the choir in the cathedral church.
  • If the view that the sole is protected by the blackness of the pectoral fin resembling the blackness of the dorsal fin of the weever, be correct, these fishes furnish an instance of Batesian mimicry.
 

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