baenomere
n. [Gr. bainein, to walk; meros, part]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
The leg-bearing thoracic segment.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Baenomere — B[ae] no*mere, n. [Gr. bai nein to walk + mere.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the somites (arthromeres) that make up the thorax of Arthropods. Packard. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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