Inframedian
Inframedian In`fra*me"di*an, a. [Infra + median.] (Zo["o]logical Geog.) Of or pertaining to the interval or zone along the sea bottom, at the depth of between fifty and one hundred fathoms. --E. Forbes. [1913 Webster]

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  • inframedian — adj. [L. infra, underneath; medius, middle] Pertaining to a belt or zone along the sea bottom between 50 and 100 fathoms in depth …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • inframedian lateral — See: latus inframedian (b) [Martin, 2005] …   Crustacea glossary

  • inframedian latus — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) In Lepadomorpha Cirripedia, a plate below the upper latus …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • inframedian latus — See: latus [McLaughlin, 1980]. Valve of some cirriped shells located below upper latus [Moore and McCormick, 1969] …   Crustacea glossary

  • latus — Any of lepadomorph capitular plates except paired scuta and terga and unpaired rostrum, carina, subrostrum, and subcarina. Smaller plates in basal whorls below paired latera referred to as lower latera; sometimes all or some absent. Types of… …   Crustacea glossary

  • latus — n.; pl. latera [L. latus, side] (ARTHROPODA) 1. The side of the body. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) In Cirripedia, any of the capitular plates except paired scuta and terga and unpaired rostrum, carina, subrostrum and subcarina of certain… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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