Schematic presentation of the location of the lateral line and lateral plate traits. Canal neuromast pores are shown as open circles, superficial neuromasts as dots. Shown are also posterior plates (PP), and lateral line structures: dorsal head (DH), infraorbital (IO), mandibular (M), mandibular preopercular lower (MPrL), mandibular preopercular upper (MPrU), nasal (N), otic (Ot), postorbital (PO), preopercular (Pr), preopercular canal (Pr-c), supraorbital canal (SO-c).
Trokovic et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2012 12:115 doi:10.1186/1471-2148-12-115