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Relative to the foundress, soldiers have an enlarged prothorax and fore femora, reduced wings and antennae, and a pale exoskeleton.
The only bones that now survive from the excavation are four femora that were recovered from the south-eastern burial chamber.
Severe injuries, involving the loss of tibiae, femora, and entire legs were rare but did occur in four exclusive and six nonexclusive pairs.
There remain the frons the post-ocular patch, the pronotum, the hind femora and the abdominal tergites.
They collected males and females during prelaying, laying, and postlaying and dissected femora and tibiotarsi from each bird.
If Apatosaurus and Diplodocus were both low browsers, what potential advantages would be incurred from robust or gracile humeri and femora if walking on wet sediments?
All femora, and especially the front pair, are provided with a strong tooth on the inner side.
Many of the diplodocid femora examined were stored, mounted, or damaged in such a way that measurement of their anterior surfaces was difficult or impossible.
Both traditional morphometric methods and thin-plate splines revealed paleobiological trends among the humeri and femora of Apatosaurus, Diplodocus, and Camarasaurus.
Livezey extrapolated a weight of 113 g from measurements of femora and tibiotarsi.
The spine, skull, pelvis, femora, and tibia are most commonly involved.
Drawing top: the femora head which represents the top of the femur has the shape of a sphere which comes to be articulated in a concave cavity: the acetabulum.
Femora dark red-brown, metathoracic femora with yellow-brown proximal and distal ends, mixed dark red-brown and pale yellowish setose.
In all present femora, sediment and other bones obscure the caudodistal part.
Coxae of legs I, II, and III with 3, 9, and 12 chaetae, respectively, trochanters with 9 chaetae each, and femora with 15 chaetae each.
Coxae of legs I, II and III with 3, 10 and 12 chaetae, trochanters with 8 chaetae each and femora with 13, 13 and 12 chaetae.
This clade is diagnosed on the short epipharyngeal projection and the shortened middle femora.
This is allied to Lanieri, but is at once distinguished by the thorax, posterior coxae, femora and tibiae being entirely coccineous, and the four anterior legs black.
Examples from Classical Literature
The front legs are orange brown, with the femora darker on the front and rear edges.
In the second burial most of the two tibiae and parts of both femora remained, their position strongly suggesting flexure.
The distance between the heads of the two humeri is practically the same as the distance between the femora.
Guinea-pigs which were thus treated showed no microscopic signs of scurvy in any of the ribs, in the tibi or the femora.
The cephalothorax is dark brown or black, as are also the femora of all the legs and of the palpi.
The cephalothorax, abdomen, and femora of all the legs are bright orange color, with brilliant yellow and green reflections.
The bulk of the dissociated bone consisted of tibiae or femora.
The femora of all the legs are striped lengthwise with brown and yellow.
Legs with coxae, femora, mid tibiae, front and mid tarsal segments 5 and all of hind legs brown.
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