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Middle Ear of the Chicken

Added on: 28-May, 2023

Aliziran Red (bone) and Alcian Blue (cartilage) staining of the middle ear region of a 12 day chicken embryo. Unlike mammals, with 3 ossicles, birds only have one ossicle, the columella.

Raj Ladher, NCBS, Bangalore

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