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USNM-284095 -- Esox lucius

Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution

Northern Pike (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Cranial) Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution

  • Common Name

    Northern Pike

  • Species

    Esox lucius

  • Specimen Number

    USNM-284095

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Cause Of Death

    Unknown

  • Mass

    0

  • Age

    Modern

  • Repository

    SI:VertebrateZoo:Fishes

  • City

    Height-of-Land Lake, Becker Co.

  • Collection

    SI:VertebrateZoo:Fishes

  • Collector

    F. Uhler

  • Owner

    Smithsonian Institution

  • Comment

    Prep: osteo 1; Acc no: 372195; Date Cataloged: 02 Dec 1986; Fam: 131; Spec: 001; One of a number of similar size found dead-thin

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Alternative Views

Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial)

Northern Pike (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Right)

Right

Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial)

Northern Pike (Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Mesethmoid (Axial)

Northern Pike (Mesethmoid (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Mesethmoid (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Mesethmoid (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Mesethmoid (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Mesethmoid (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Mesethmoid (Axial) - Left)

Left

Vomer (Axial)

Northern Pike (Vomer (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Vomer (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Vomer (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Vomer (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Vomer (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Vomer (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Prefrontal (Axial)

Northern Pike (Prefrontal (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Prefrontal (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Prefrontal (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Prefrontal (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Prefrontal (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Prefrontal (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Alisphenoid (Axial)

Northern Pike (Alisphenoid (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Alisphenoid (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Alisphenoid (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Alisphenoid (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Alisphenoid (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Alisphenoid (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Parasphenoid (Axial)

Northern Pike (Parasphenoid (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

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Ventral

Northern Pike (Parasphenoid (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Parasphenoid (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Parasphenoid (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Parasphenoid (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Basioccipital (Axial)

Northern Pike (Basioccipital (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Basioccipital (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Basioccipital (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Basioccipital (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Basioccipital (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Basioccipital (Axial) - Right)

Right

Exoccipital (Axial)

Northern Pike (Exoccipital (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Exoccipital (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Exoccipital (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Exoccipital (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Exoccipital (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Exoccipital (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Supraoccipital (Axial)

Northern Pike (Supraoccipital (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Supraoccipital (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Supraoccipital (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Supraoccipital (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Supraoccipital (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Supraoccipital (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Pterotic (Axial)

Northern Pike (Pterotic (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Pterotic (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Pterotic (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Pterotic (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Pterotic (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Pterotic (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Epiotic (Axial)

Northern Pike (Epiotic (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Epiotic (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Epiotic (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Epiotic (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Epiotic (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Epiotic (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Sphenotic (Axial)

Northern Pike (Sphenotic (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Sphenotic (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Sphenotic (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Sphenotic (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Sphenotic (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Sphenotic (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Opisthotic (Axial)

Northern Pike (Opisthotic (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Opisthotic (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Opisthotic (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Opisthotic (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Opisthotic (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Opisthotic (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Prootic (Axial)

Northern Pike (Prootic (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Prootic (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Prootic (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Prootic (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Prootic (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Prootic (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Nasal (Axial)

Northern Pike (Nasal (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Nasal (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Nasal (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Nasal (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Nasal (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Nasal (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Frontal (Axial)

Northern Pike (Frontal (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Frontal (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Frontal (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Frontal (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Frontal (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Frontal (Axial) - Right)

Right

Parietal (Axial)

Northern Pike (Parietal (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Parietal (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Parietal (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Parietal (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Parietal (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

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Ventral

Dentary (Left)

Northern Pike (Dentary (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Dentary (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Northern Pike (Dentary (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Retroarticular (Left)

Northern Pike (Retroarticular (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

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Medial

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Lateral

Angular (Axial)

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Medial

Northern Pike (Angular (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

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Lateral

Premaxilla (Left)

Northern Pike (Premaxilla (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Premaxilla (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Northern Pike (Premaxilla (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Maxilla (Left)

Northern Pike (Maxilla (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Northern Pike (Maxilla (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Northern Pike (Maxilla (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Preopercle (Left)

Northern Pike (Preopercle (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Northern Pike (Preopercle (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Opercle (Left)

Northern Pike (Opercle (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Northern Pike (Opercle (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial)

Northern Pike (Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Northern Pike (Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Subopercle (Left)

Northern Pike (Subopercle (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Northern Pike (Subopercle (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Interopercle (Axial)

Northern Pike (Interopercle (Axial) - Lateral)

Lateral

Northern Pike (Interopercle (Axial) - Medial)

Medial

Branchiostegal Ray (Left)

Northern Pike (Branchiostegal Ray (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Northern Pike (Branchiostegal Ray (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Ectopterygoid (Left)

Northern Pike (Ectopterygoid (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Northern Pike (Ectopterygoid (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Palatine (Left)

Northern Pike (Palatine (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Northern Pike (Palatine (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Quadrate (Left)

Northern Pike (Quadrate (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Northern Pike (Quadrate (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Mesopterygoid (Left)

Northern Pike (Mesopterygoid (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Northern Pike (Mesopterygoid (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Metapterygoid (Left)

Northern Pike (Metapterygoid (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Northern Pike (Metapterygoid (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Hyomandibular (Left)

Northern Pike (Hyomandibular (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Northern Pike (Hyomandibular (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Ceratohyal (Axial)

Northern Pike (Ceratohyal (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Ceratohyal (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Ceratohyal (Axial) - Left)

Left

Interhyal (Left)

Northern Pike (Interhyal (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Northern Pike (Interhyal (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Epihyal (Left)

Northern Pike (Epihyal (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Northern Pike (Epihyal (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Symplectic (Left)

Northern Pike (Symplectic (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Northern Pike (Symplectic (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Hypohyal 1 (Axial)

Northern Pike (Hypohyal 1 (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Hypohyal 1 (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Hypohyal 1 (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Hypohyal 2 (Axial)

Northern Pike (Hypohyal 2 (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Hypohyal 2 (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Hypohyal 2 (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Cleithrum (Left)

Northern Pike (Cleithrum (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Northern Pike (Cleithrum (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Basipterygium (Axial)

Northern Pike (Basipterygium (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Precaudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial)

Northern Pike (Precaudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Northern Pike (Precaudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Precaudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Northern Pike (Precaudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Northern Pike (Precaudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Penultimate Vertebra (Axial)

Northern Pike (Penultimate Vertebra (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Penultimate Vertebra (Axial) - Right)

Right

Ultimate Vertebra (Axial)

Northern Pike (Ultimate Vertebra (Axial) - Left)

Left

Northern Pike (Ultimate Vertebra (Axial) - Right)

Right

Hypural (Axial)

Northern Pike (Hypural (Axial) - Right)

Right

Northern Pike (Hypural (Axial) - Left)

Left

Scapula (Left)

Northern Pike (Scapula (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Northern Pike (Scapula (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral