Common examples are in fractures of the metacarpus and metatarsus of the first phalanx.
"Lameness of the Horse" by John Victor Lacroix
Has the hinder part of metatarsus bald and callous.
"Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon" by Robert A. Sterndale
Feet black, webbed, the membrane being deeply notched, great toe articulated to the metatarsus.
"Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society - Vol. 3" by Various
Wax-cutter: the pincer-like structure formed by the hind tibia and metatarsus in social bees.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
Tuberculous disease in the #tarsus#, #metatarsus#, and #phalanges# has been considered in the chapter on Diseases of Bone.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
The bones of the right metatarsus show as they would under the flesh of a queenly foot.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 15, No. 88, February, 1865" by Various
Relating to the metatarsus.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
Under side of the metatarsus with a narrow longitudinal bald streak.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 4" by Various
There is great similarity between Dinosaurs and Pterodactyles seen in the region of the instep, known as the metatarsus.
"Dragons of the Air" by H. G. Seeley
To the tarsus succeeds the metatarsus, whose form reminds us very much of that of the metacarpals.
"Artistic Anatomy of Animals" by Édouard Cuyer