bothridial seta


bothridial seta
(ARTHROPODA: Chelicerata)
Variously shaped seta inserted into a bothridium.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • bothridium — n.; pl. ria [Gr. dim. bothros, trench] 1. (ARTHROPODA: Chelicerata) A chitinous cavity or projecting cup in which a bothridial seta is inserted; (bothridial seta + bothridium = trichobothrium). 2. (PLATYHELMINTHES: Cestoda) One of 4 muscular… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology


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