Sentence Examples

  • Tail vestigial or absent.
  • Heider bryonic membranes are vestigial or entirely wanting.
  • In some Psocidae the wings are in a vestigial state, and the fully winged species rarely if ever fly.
  • The anterior antennae are fused with the anchoring attachment, whilst the posterior pair is vestigial, and the appendages of the mouth and body present various degrees of degeneration and specialization.
  • In the ostrich and in the Amazon parrots, which are vestigial feathers without barbs.

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