Epimeral
Epimeral E*pim"er*al, a. (Zo["o]l.) Pertaining to the epimera. [1913 Webster]

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  • epimeral — ep·i·me·ral …   English syllables

  • epimeral — |epə|mirəl adjective Etymology: New Latin epimeron + English al : of or relating to an epimeron …   Useful english dictionary

  • epimeral fold — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) In Decapoda, the folded endopleurites connected to the branchiostegite that forms the branchial chamber …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • epimeral parapterum — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) The posterior basalar sclerite between the pleural wing process and the epimeron of the wing bearing segment …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • epimeral suture — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) The caudal portion of the sternopleural suture …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • epimeral fold — Steep fold of endopleurites connected with branchiostegite to form branchial chamber in some decapods [McLaughlin, 1980]. Steep fold of endopleurites in some decapods connected with branchiostegite to form branchial chamber [Moore and McCormick,… …   Crustacea glossary

  • epimeral line — A line on each branchiostegite running obliquely and then posteriorly, along which a split develops in the early stages of ecdysis [Ingle, 1983] …   Crustacea glossary

  • pro-epimeral — to pro episternum: see pro 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Interepimeral — In ter*e*pim er*al, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Between the epimeral plates of insects and crustaceans. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • attractor epimeralis muscle — Important muscle in many decapods, inserted along line of branchiocardiac groove in carapace [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. Prominent muscle in many decapods, inserting along line of branchiocardiac groove [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Order Decapoda): In… …   Crustacea glossary

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