alary muscles

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • circulation — circulable /serr kyeuh leuh beuhl/, adj. /serr kyeuh lay sheuhn/, n. 1. an act or instance of circulating, moving in a circle or circuit, or flowing. 2. the continuous movement of blood through the heart and blood vessels, which is maintained… …   Universalium

  • Glossary of entomology terms — Parts of an adult butterfly This glossary describes the terms used in the formal descriptions of insect species, jargon used mostly by professionals or entomologist. Contents …   Wikipedia

  • pericardial cells — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) Nephrocytes present on the surface of the heart, or lying on the pericardial septum or the alary muscles …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • pericardial septum — noun : a membrane separating the pericardium of an insect from the main body cavity and formed in part by the alary muscles …   Useful english dictionary

  • heteropteran — ▪ insect order Introduction   any member of the insect order Heteroptera, which comprises the so called true bugs. (Some authorities use the name Hemiptera; others consider both the heteropterans and the homopterans to be suborders of the… …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”