endite lobes
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
The lacinia and galea on the inner apical angle of the stipes.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • endite — ( ) [Holthuis, 1993]. Schematic drawing of a thoracic leg. [Holthuis, 1993] A mesial lobe like extension of a podomere or such an extension from the axial part of an unsegmented appendage [Hobbs, Hobbs, and Daniel 1977]. A non specific term to… …   Crustacea glossary

  • stipes — n.; pl. stipites [L. stipes, a stem] 1. (ARTHROPODA: Chelicerata) The distal end of the embolus (copulatory organ) of spiders. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Diplopoda) The lateral lobes of the gnathochilarium. 3. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) a. The second segment or… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • gnathobase — Endite which through medial contact with opposite member of its pair serves for comminution of food; may also serve in food transport [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. Paired endites used to manipulate or move food [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Class… …   Crustacea glossary

  • Insect wing — Original veins and wing posture of a dragonfly. Hoverflies hovering to mate …   Wikipedia

  • fan seta — A specialized seta on the distal tip of the maxilliped s endite. It is made thin, hyaline cuticle (difficult to see) and is usually broad with many laterally pointed lobes. In the munnopsids, it appears at two distinct types: a medial, more… …   Crustacea glossary

  • protopod — Peduncle of an appendage; in unmodified form, consisting of one coxal and one basal article. (Syn. protopodite) [Williams, 1984]. Proximal portion of limb, consisting of precoxa, coxa, and basis, fused together in some forms; its distal edge… …   Crustacea glossary

  • coxa — ( ) [Holthuis, 1993]. Schematic drawing of a thoracic leg. [Holthuis, 1993] Article 1 of thoracic and abdominal appendages [Holdich and Jones, 1983]. First article of limb, usually short [Poore, 2004]. First or proximal article of leg or… …   Crustacea glossary

  • basendite — ˈbāˈsenˌdīt noun ( s) Etymology: base (I) + endite : either of a pair of lobes attached at the end of each of the specialized paired appendages of a crustacean compare endite, exite …   Useful english dictionary

  • thoracopod — (Syn. thoracopodite) [Martin, 2005]. An appendage of the thorax [Brusca and Brusca, 2002]. Appendage of any thoracic somite; see thoracic appendage, phyllopod, maxilliped, pereopod. (Syn. cormopod) [McLaughlin, 1980]. Limb attached to any… …   Crustacea glossary

  • triple — (tri pl ) adj. 1°   Qui contient, qui présente trois fois une chose, une grandeur, un nombre. •   Une triple offense, CORN. Cinna, III, 1. •   Les triples Géryons, les hydres, les harpies, LA FONT Psyché, II, p. 192. •   Sur le triple rempart [à… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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