The findings of Allis ('04) are verified for the most part. Two series of lateral line sense organs are represented: canal organs and sensory pits ("nerve sacs"). There is a very close correspondence with the Paddlefish in the arrangement of the canals and the grouping of the sensory pits.
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Norris, H. W.
"The Lateral Line Organs of the Shovel-Nose Sturgeon, Distribution and Innervation,"
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