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n. - One of the bony segments of the spinal column.

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  • Very good explanation of why the vertebra is probably "lost", BTW.
  • A giant brachiosaurid cervical vertebra from the Wessex Formation (Early Cretaceous) of southern England.
  • In the photo above, Luis is holding a caudal vertebra from a hadrosaurid that bears a deep score mark across its surface.
  • In the previous post I introduced the long, tedious, much-delayed technical project on MIWG. 7306, a giant brachiosaurid cervical vertebra from the Isle of Wight. for more
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