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interorbital

 [in″ter-or´bĭ-tal]
between the orbits.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

in·ter·or·bit·al

(in'tĕr-ōr'bi-tăl),
Between the orbits.
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interorbital

Lying between the eye sockets (ORBITS).
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Head yellowish; two or three inconspicuous dark brown bars crossing dorsally on interorbital space, on anterior supraoccipital bone and when present on caudal peduncle; membrane fins hyaline; light brown chromatophores concentrated on margins of pectoral and dorsal fins.
Cara en perfil mucho mas plana que en la obrera, distancia interorbital media 1.4x la inferior; area malar 0.3 DO; labro con margen medioapical emarginada; clipeo 1.5x mas ancho que largo; distancia interalveolar 0.7 DO; distancia alveolorbital 1.9x la distancia interalveolar, area interalveolar ligeramente protuberante; distancia interocelar 1.9 DO, 1.6x la distancia ocelorbital.
As percentages of standard length (%, Table II): head length 27.5~32.4; snout length 11.1~14.2; eye diameter 4.8~6.9; interorbital width 4.8~7.7; caudle peduncle length 8.9~11.7; first dorsal fin base length 19.3~23.7; second dorsal fin base length 33.9~38.0; anal fin base length 31.8~37.1; pectoral fin length 14.4~19.1; pelvic fin length 14.1~17.9; body width 13.2~18.8.
(2009) Age subadult subadult adult Sex male male 2 males; 1 female Weight - - 10 Head-and-body length 72 75 77-87 (HBL) Length of tail (LT) 128 142 142-151 Hind foot length 14 13 14-16 Ear - 16 15-17 Condylo-basal length 21.36 22 23.2-23.8 Length of upper molars 4.6 4.9 4.8-5.1 (M1-M4) Length of M1-M3 4.1 4.2 4.2-4.4 Palatal breadth 7.1 7.0 6.9-7.7 Palatal length 11.7 11.9 12.6-12.9 Least interorbital 4.2 4.2 4.2- 4.2 breadth Zygomatic breadth 12.7 12.8 13.4-14.0 HBL/LT 1.77 1.89 1.64-1.87
c) Interorbital series: situated above the supraorbital pores (Figs.
Interorbital region wide, 5.5-8.9 (8.7) % SL, flat to slightly concave; frontal ridges between orbits moderate to strong; parietal ridges strong, with area between ridges slightly convex or flat.
Compound eyes weakly emarginate above level of antennae; weakly convergent below, upper interorbital distance 1.09 mm (1.00-1.12; n=31), lower interorbital distance 0.94 mm (0.88-1.00; n=31); ocelli positioned above upper tangent of compound eyes.
Body depth 5.8 (5.5-5.8) in SL; body width 1.75 (1.65-1.8) in body depth; HL 3.5 (3.45-3.5) in SL; head width 2.5 (2.4-2.45) in HL; snout length 1.75 (1.75) in HL; dorsal profile of snout moderately steep, forming an angle of about 40[degrees] to horizontal axis of head and body; orbit diameter 3.95 (3.75-3.8) in HL; upper edge of eye extending above dorsal profile of head; interorbital space extremely narrow, the least width 36 (41) in HL; caudal peduncle depth 3.0 (3.1-3.15) in HL; caudal peduncle length 1.75 (1.7-1.75) in HL.