adductor ridge


adductor ridge
(ARTHROPODA: Crustacea)
In sessile barnacles, the linear elevation on the inner surface bounding the adductor pit on the tergal side.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • adductor ridge — In cirripeds (Balanomorpha), linear elevation on interior of scutum between adductor pit and tergal margin [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. Linear elevation on inner surface bounding adductor pit on tergal pit in sessile barnacles [McLaughlin, 1980] …   Crustacea glossary

  • adductor pit — In cirripeds, depression on interior of scutum for attachment of adductor muscle, located between adductor ridge and occludent margin [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. (Subclass Cirripedia): Barnacle plate feature: on inner surface of scutum,… …   Crustacea glossary

  • adductor pit — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) Depression on the inner surface of the scutum between the adductor ridge and the occludent margin for the attachment of the adductor muscle of certain barnacles …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • Adductor magnus muscle — The adductor magnus and nearby muscles …   Wikipedia

  • Trochanteric fossa — Infobox Bone Name = Trochanteric fossa Latin = fossa trochanterica GraySubject = 59 GrayPage = 244 Caption = Upper extremity of right femur viewed from behind and above. (Trochanteric fossa labeled in dark portion near center right.) Caption2 =… …   Wikipedia

  • Muscle — is the tissue of the body which primarily functions as a source of power. There are three types of muscle in the body. Muscle which is responsible for moving extremities and external areas of the body is called "skeletal muscle." Heart… …   Medical dictionary

  • List of muscles of the human body — Skeletal muscles homo sapiens Muscles of the human body: Overview Head  |  Neck  |&# …   Wikipedia

  • Linea aspera — Infobox Bone Name = Linea aspera Latin = linea aspera GraySubject = 59 GrayPage = 246 Caption = Right femur. Posterior surface. (Linea aspera not labeled, but region is visible. Medial lip is at left; lateral lip is at right.) Caption2 =… …   Wikipedia

  • Body of femur — Infobox Bone Name = Body of femur Latin = corpus femoris GraySubject = 59 GrayPage = 243 Caption = Right femur. Anterior surface. Caption2 = Right femur. Posterior surface. System = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = s 09 DorlandsSuf =… …   Wikipedia

  • linea — SYN: line. [L.] l. alba [TA] a fibrous band running vertically the entire length of the midline of the anterior abdominal wall, receiving the attachments of the oblique and transverse abdominal …   Medical dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.