body ring


body ring
(ARTHROPODA: Crustacea)
In Notostraca, the combined tergite and sternite of a single somite, with or without legs.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • body ring — Combined tergite and sternite of single somite, bearing legs or legless (as used by some specialists on Notostraca, not equivalent to somite) [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. (Order Notostraca): One in a series of divisions of thorax and abdomen.… …   Crustacea glossary

  • body ring — a dermal plate encircling the body, e.g. in Syngnathidae …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Balbiani nucleus (body) ring — Bal·bi·a·ni nucleus (body), ring (bahl be ahґne) [Edouard Gйrard Balbiani, French embryologist, 1823–1899] yolk nucleus; see under nucleus,, and see under ring …   Medical dictionary

  • ring-streaked — /ring streekt /, adj. having streaks or bands of color around the body. * * * ringˈ straked (Bible) or ringˈ streaked adjective Streaked in rings • • • Main Entry: ↑ring * * * ring streaked «RIHNG STREEKT», adjective. having streaks or bands of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ring — (Order Notostraca): Body ring [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

  • Body modification — (or body alteration) is the deliberate altering of the human body for any non medical reason, such as aesthetics, sexual enhancement, a rite of passage, religious reasons, to display group membership or affiliation, to create body art, shock… …   Wikipedia

  • Ring — Ring, n. [AS. hring, hrinc; akin to Fries. hring, D. & G. ring, OHG. ring, hring, Icel. hringr, DAn. & SW. ring; cf. Russ. krug . Cf. {Harangue}, {Rank} a row,{Rink}.] A circle, or a circular line, or anything in the form of a circular line or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ring armor — Ring Ring, n. [AS. hring, hrinc; akin to Fries. hring, D. & G. ring, OHG. ring, hring, Icel. hringr, DAn. & SW. ring; cf. Russ. krug . Cf. {Harangue}, {Rank} a row,{Rink}.] A circle, or a circular line, or anything in the form of a circular line… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ring blackbird — Ring Ring, n. [AS. hring, hrinc; akin to Fries. hring, D. & G. ring, OHG. ring, hring, Icel. hringr, DAn. & SW. ring; cf. Russ. krug . Cf. {Harangue}, {Rank} a row,{Rink}.] A circle, or a circular line, or anything in the form of a circular line… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ring canal — Ring Ring, n. [AS. hring, hrinc; akin to Fries. hring, D. & G. ring, OHG. ring, hring, Icel. hringr, DAn. & SW. ring; cf. Russ. krug . Cf. {Harangue}, {Rank} a row,{Rink}.] A circle, or a circular line, or anything in the form of a circular line… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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