basitergal angle


basitergal angle
(ARTHROPODA: Crustacea)
Intersection of the basal and tergal margins of the scutum of thoracic barnacles.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • basitergal angle — Intersection of basal and tergal margins of cirriped scutum [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. (Subclass Cirripedia): Barnacle plate feature; corner of scutum formed by junction of basal and tergal margins. (Syn. basilateral angle) [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

  • basilateral angle — In cirripeds, intersection of lateral and tergal margins of scutum. (Syn. basitergal angle) [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. (Subclass Cirripedia): Basitergal angle [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

  • basilateral angle — see basitergal angle …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • lateral depressor pit — In cirripeds, small hollow near basitergal angle of scutum for attachment of lateral depressor muscle [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. (Subclass Cirripedia): Small depression near basitergal angle of scutum for attachment of lateral depressor muscle… …   Crustacea glossary

  • depressor muscle lateral — In Cirripedia (Balanomorpha), muscle inserted on basitergal angle of scutum, for which lateral depressor muscle pit, depression or crests may develop [Moore and McCormick, 1969] …   Crustacea glossary

  • lateral depressor muscle — In Cirripedia (Balanomorpha), muscle inserted on basitergal angle of scutum, for which lateral depressor muscle pit, depression or crests may develop [Moore and McCormick, 1969] …   Crustacea glossary


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