aedeagal fulcrum
see juxta.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • juxta — n. [L. juxta, near] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) 1. In Diptera, an eversible membranous distal section of the male intromittent organ. 2. In male Lepidoptera, a sclerotized plate at the base of the aedeagus; sometimes connected to the anellus by a thin… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • collum — n.; pl. colla [L. collum, neck] 1. The neck or collarlike structure. 2. (ARTHROPODA) The armoured tergite on the first segment behind the head in millipeds and pauropods that functions in locomotion. 3. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) a. The slender… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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