Paramere Par"a*mere, n. [Pref. para- + -mere.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the symmetrical halves of any one of the radii, or spheromeres, of a radiate animal, as a starfish. [1913 Webster]

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  • Paramère — Abdomen de l insecte Anatomie d une mouche tsé tsé : en vert : l abdomen L’abdomen est la troisième grande section du corps de l’insecte. Il se trouve derrière le thorax. Sommaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • paramere — par·a·mere …   English syllables

  • paramere — ˈparəˌmi(ə)r noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary para (I) + mere 1. : the right or left half of a bilateral animal or of a somite 2. : any of several paired structures of an insect …   Useful english dictionary

  • paramer — PARAMÉR, paramere, s.n. (biol.) Fiecare dintre cele două părţi simetrice ale unui organism sau organ cu simetrie bilaterală. – Din engl. paramere. Trimis de valeriu, 03.02.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  paramér s. n., pl. paramére Trimis de siveco,… …   Dicționar Român

  • brachia — n. pl. [L. brachium, arm] 1. Processes like arms. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) a. Paired, unfused processes resembling arms surrounding the aedeagus; clasper; paramere. b. A tracheal or blood gill. 3. (BRACHIOPODA) see brachidium …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • gonostylus — n.; pl. gonostylii [Gr. gone, that which produces seed; stylos, pillar] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) The stylus of a genital segment; harpago; style; stylus; paramere …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • parameral lobes — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In scarabaeoid beetles, lobe shaped expansions at the distal end of a paramere …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • rostrum — n.; pl. tra [L. rostrum, beak] 1. A beak or snout; see rostellum. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Chelicerata) The labrum of spiders. 3. (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) The median pointed process at the end of the cephalothorax. a. In thoracic barnacles, a valve between …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • velum — n.; pl. vela [L. velum, curtain] 1. A thin membranous covering. 2. (ANNELIDA: Hirudinoidea) A membrane separating the buccal cavity from the cavity of the oral opening. 3. (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) In Ostracoda, a ventral ridge, flange, or frill… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • Micronecta scholtzi — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Ins …   Wikipedia

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