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1. Tadpoles retain the lateral line system of their ancestral fishes, but this is lost in terrestrial adult amphibians.

2. There are associated changes in the neural networks such as development of stereoscopic vision and loss of the lateral line system.

3. The Lateral line system has modified epithelial cells located externally which sense motion, vibration, and pressure in the water around them.

4. The skin becomes thicker and tougher, the lateral line system is lost, and skin glands are developed.

5. On the posterior sides are the opercular series, which protect the gills, and the lateral line system, which is sensitive to vibrations in the water.

6. Steno was the first to describe the lateral line system in fish.

7. As with many deep-living fish, the lateral line system in grenadiers is well-developed;

8. The lateral line system is necessary to detect vibrations made by prey, and to orient towards the source to begin predatory action.

9. A study in 2014 suggests that the lateral line system plays an important role in the behavior of Mexican blind cave fish (Astyanax mexicanus).

10. Hair cells of the lateral line system produce a constant, tonic rate of firing.

11. Its rounded head is riddled with muciferous canals (part of the lateral line system), as is typical of slimeheads.

12. The lateral line system is a group of neuromasts rooted in lateral line canals that can sense weak water motions and large changes in pressure.

13. The head is especially notable for its network of mucus-filled canals, which constitute the cranial portion of the lateral line system.

14. The receptors of the electrical sense are modified hair cells of the lateral line system.

15. Pelican eels are also unusual that the ampullae of the lateral line system projects from the body, rather than being contained in a narrow groove;

16. They also have a sensory system known as the lateral line system.

17. The lateral line system on the head consists of large cavities linked by narrow, bony bridges with small external pores.

18. However, aquatic larvae bearing external gills and grooves from the lateral line system have been found, making them unquestionably amphibians.

19. Spinnerbaits attract predatory fish primarily by activating a special sense organ called the lateral line system through the spinning blade.

20. The Lateral line system enables fish to "touch" and ‘feel’ objects at a distance.

21. It has very poor eyesight, and possesses special sensory cells covering its skin, running from head to toe, the lateral line system.

22. All but the largest larvae retain the lateral line system.

23. The lateral line system on the head is markedly enlarged and a series of dark blotches along the sides is often marked.

24. Each pore within the lateral line system, is also accented with paired melanophores which creates the appearance of a thin midlateral strip.

25. There are numerous small, rounded, darkly pigmented papillae on the head, body, and tail, associated with the lateral line system.

26. The lateral-line system is very sensitive to changes in water currents and vibration in the water.

27. The receptors of the electrical sense are modified hair cells of the lateral line system.

28. The lateral line system is completely pored with 34-36 scales and is slightly decurved anteriorly.

29. The ampullary electrosensory systems of fish and amphibians are modified hair cell sensors with similarities to the lateral line system and audition.

30. The receptors of the electrical sense are modified hair cells of the lateral line system.