brachial basket


brachial basket
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
In Odonata, a barrel-like chamber in the anterior two-thirds of the rectum that functions by the intake and expulsion of water; rectal gills.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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