crista acoustica

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Crista acustica — (also Siebold s organ, or crista acoustica) is a part of the hearing organ (tibial organ) in some insects (eg, grasshoppers, crickets, katydids). It is a collection of sensory cells that form a crest (hence the name) on top of the hollow tube… …   Wikipedia

  • Siebold's organ — see crista acoustica …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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