adrostral


adrostral
adj. [L. ad, near; rostrum, snout]
Adjacent to or connected with a beak or rostrum.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • adrostral — ad·ros·tral …   English syllables

  • adrostral — (ˈ)ad.|rästrəl adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary ad + rostral; originally formed as French adrostrale zoology : near the rostrum …   Useful english dictionary

  • adrostral sulcus — Groove flanking the rostrum mesial to the adrostral carina, sometimes nearly reaching the posterior margin of the carapace (Fig. 2B) [Perez Farfante and Kensley, 1997] …   Crustacea glossary

  • adrostral ridge — Ridge parallel to and separated by narrow groove from rostrum (Penaeoidea) [Poore, 2004] …   Crustacea glossary

  • Alpheus rapacida — Taxobox name = Alpheus rapacida regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Malacostraca ordo = Decapoda subordo = Pleocyemata infraordo = Caridea familia = Alpheidae genus = Alpheus species = A. rapacida binomial = Alpheus rapacida binomial… …   Wikipedia


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