Ischiocerite
Ischiocerite Is`chi*o*ce"rite, n. [Gr. 'ischi`on the hip + ke`ras a horn.] (Zo["o]l.) The third joint or the antenn[ae] of the Crustacea.

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  • ischiocerite — Third segment of antennal peduncle [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. Thrid segment of antennal peduncle [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Order Decapoda): In antenna, term applied to first of three segments (ischiocerite, merocerite, carpocerite) of inner branch… …   Crustacea glossary

  • ischiocerite — n. [Gr. ischion, hip; keras, horn] (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) Third segment of an antennal peduncle …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • ischiocerite — is·chi·oc·er·ite …   English syllables

  • ischiocerite — ˌiskēˈäsəˌrīt noun Etymology: ischi + Greek keras horn, antenna + English ite more at horn : a joint of the antenna of a crustacean …   Useful english dictionary

  • merocerite — noun A segment of the antenna of a crustacean between the ischiocerite and the carpocerite …   Wiktionary

  • basicerite — Second or distal segment of the protopodite of antenna, to which are attached the scale and peduncle [Butler, T.H.]. Second segment of antennal peduncle (in Caridea bearing scaphocerite) [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. Second segment of antennal… …   Crustacea glossary

  • carpocerite — Distal (5th) segment of antennal peduncle [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. Distal (5th) segment of antennal peduncle [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Order Decapoda): In antenna, term applied to last of three segments (ischiocerite, merocerite, carpocerite) of… …   Crustacea glossary

  • merocerite — (Order Decapoda): In antenna, term applied to second of three segments (ischiocerite, merocerite, carpocerite) of outer branch (endopod); alternate interpretation: fourth segment of peduncle [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

  • ischi- — combining form or ischio Etymology: Latin ischi , from Greek, from ischion hip joint 1. : ischium ischialgia ischiopodite 2. : ischial and …   Useful english dictionary

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