interorbital space

interorbital space
the space on top of the head between the eyes. Measured at its narrowest point. Either the fleshy or the bony width may be measured. In the fleshy width no pressure is exerted by the dividers, in the bony width the dividers are squeezed to obtain the width of the bone

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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