pseudoculus


pseudoculus
n.; pl. -culi [Gr. pseudos, false; L. oculus, eye]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
In Protura, a circular dome of thin, perforated cuticle on the head, having 2-6 neurons with ciliary dendritic processes; thought to be a chemoreceptor, an antennal base, or organs of Tomosvary.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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