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(English) The thin layer of tissue covering a part of an animal or connecting the fin elements. (See also: skin, fins, interradial membrane)
(French) Mince couche de tissu couvrant une partie d'un animal ou reliant les éléments d'une nageoire. (See also: skin, fins, interradial membrane)
(Portuguese) Camada fina de tecido que cobre parte dum peixe ou que liga os elementos das barbatanas. (See also: skin, fins, interradial membrane)

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