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epaxial

 [ep-ak´se-al]
situated above or upon an axis.

ep·ax·i·al

(ep-ak'sē-ăl),
Above or behind any axis, such as the spinal axis or the axis of a limb.
[G. epi, upon, + L. axis, axis]

epaxial

/ep·ax·i·al/ (ep-ak´se-il) situated upon or above an axis.

ep·ax·i·al

(ep-ak'sē-ăl)
Above or behind any axis, such as the spinal axis or the axis of a limb.
[G. epi, upon, + L. axis, axis]

epaxial

situated above or upon an axis.
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The wire was inserted through two points on the tag, through the epaxial musculature above the pectoral fin, and affixed on the blind side of the fish by using oval plastic backing.
The epaxial musculature was not examined in the current study.