biflabellate


biflabellate
adj. [L. bis, two; flabellum, fan]
(ARTHROPODA)
Twice fabellate; a form of antenna with each side of the joints having long flattened processes.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Biflabellate — Bi fla*bel late, a. [Pref. bi + flabellate.] (Zo[ o]l.) Flabellate on both sides. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • biflabellate — bi·flabellate …   English syllables

  • biflabellate — |bī+ adjective Etymology: from (assumed) New Latin biflabellatus, from New Latin bi (I) + (assumed) New Latin flabellatus flabellate of an insect antenna : having short joints with long flattened processes on opposite sides …   Useful english dictionary


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