vertebra asterospondyla

vertebra asterospondyla
(plural vertebrae asterospondylae))
asterospondylous vertebra (a type of vertebra with radiating, star-like calcifications extending to the chordacentrum and autocentrum, e.g. in some Elasmobranchii)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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