adfrontal areas

adfrontal areas

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • adfrontal setae — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) Setae borne on the adfrontal areas of immature insects, usually numbered according to their proximity to the vertex …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • adfrontal sutures — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In immature insects, sutures separating the adfrontal sclerites or areas from the epicranium …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • parietal — adj. [L. paries, wall] 1. (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) Of or pertaining to paries. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) Referring to the dorsal sclerites of the cranium, between the frontal and occipital areas; the adfrontal area or plate. 3. (MOLLUSCA:… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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