Meropodite
Meropodite Me*rop"o*dite, n. [Gr. me`ros thigh + poy`s, podo`s, foot.] (Zo["o]l.) The fourth joint of a typical appendage of Crustacea. [1913 Webster]

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  • meropodite — n. [Gr. meros, part; pous foot] (ARTHROPODA) 1. The fourth segment of a generalized limb. 2. The femur in Chelicerata and Insecta. 3. For Crustacea see merus …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • meropodite — noun A segment of the endopodite of a crustacean between the ischiopodite and the carpopodite …   Wiktionary

  • meropodite — See: merus [Martin, 2005] …   Crustacea glossary

  • meropodite — me·rop·o·dite …   English syllables

  • meropodite — …   Useful english dictionary

  • merus — ( ) [Holthuis, 1993]. Schematic drawing of a thoracic leg. [Holthuis, 1993] ( ) [Baba, 2005]. Entire animal, right appendages omitted, dorsal view, based on Munida. [Baba, 2005] ( ) [Baba, 2005]. Endopod of Mxp 3, lateral; and endopod of Mxp 3,… …   Crustacea glossary

  • merus — ˈmi(ə)rəs noun ( es) Etymology: New Latin, from Greek mēros thigh more at member : meropodite; especially : the meropodi …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carcinus Maenas — Crabe enragé …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Carcinus maenas — Crabe enragé …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Crabe vert — Carcinus maenas Crabe enragé …   Wikipédia en Français

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