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Table 3 Comparison of adductor/abductor muscles in the coelacanth (Latimeria), Australian lungfish (Neoceratodus) and mudpuppy (Necturus)

From: Comparative pelvic development of the axolotl (Ambystoma mexicanum) and the Australian lungfish (Neoceratodus forsteri): conservation and innovation across the fish-tetrapod transition

Latimeria chalumnae Neoceratodus forsteri Necturus maculosus
  Radial flexors (Adductor and abductor) O: fin elements I: fin elements Shank flexors and shank extensors (adductor and abductor respectively) O: Distal end of the femur ,
      I: proximal and distal end of the tibia and fibula.