plastron in a sentence
Example sentences for plastron
Pull the plastron away from the carapace as you cut skeletal muscle attachments.
In older individuals the plastron may be worn smooth and growth rings not as apparent.
The plastron is pale yellow with the scutes usually worn.
The plastron of males is concave, while females have a flat or slightly convex plastron.
The plastron, or lower shell, is yellow with dark blotches symmetrically arranged.
Its plastron looks similar to that of the wood turtle.
The bottom shell or plastron is yellow, marked with dark brown blotches along its margins.
For example, the practice of stepping on the plastron to revive the turtle may actually do more harm than good.
The plastron is white to yellow and the head is light brown with yellow markings.