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(English) Star-shaped; with radial form. Said of a tubercle with radiating spines. e.g. in Platichthys, Myoxocephalus, or of a melanophore (sometimes a temporary condition in the latter). (See also: melanophore, larvae, identification)
(Portuguese) Em forma de estrela; forma radial. (See also: melanophore, larvae, identification)

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