adanal bursa


adanal bursa
(NEMATA)
Referring to a bursa not enclosing the tail terminus; leptoderan.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • bursa — n.; pl. bursae [L. bursa, purse] 1. Any pouch or sac, a sac like cavity. 2. A lateral cuticular extension adanal, or surrounding the tail of male nematodes and acanthocephalans that functions as claspers or guides during copulation; has also been …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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