frontal region
(ARTHROPODA: Crustacea)
The anteromedian part of a carapace including the rostrum and the region behind it.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • frontal region — See: carapace region e [Martin, 2005]. Anterior area of carapace lying between orbits and bounded posteriorly by gastric region [Butler, T.H.]. Anterior area of the carapace lying between the orbits and bounded posteriorly by the gastric region… …   Crustacea glossary

  • frontal region — regio facialis …   Medical dictionary

  • frontal — frontally, adv. /frun tl/, adj. 1. of, in, or at the front: a frontal view; frontal attack. 2. Anat. a. of, pertaining to, or situated near the forehead or the frontal bone. b. coronal (def. 4c). 3. Meteorol. of or pertaining to the division… …   Universalium

  • frontal band — Glandular organ of adhesion in frontal region of various parasitic copepods serving for attachment to host fishes [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. Glandular organ of adhesion in frontal region of various parasitic copepods used for attachment to host …   Crustacea glossary

  • region — [[t]ri͟ːʤ(ə)n[/t]] ♦♦ regions 1) N COUNT A region is a large area of land that is different from other areas of land, for example because it is one of the different parts of a country with its own customs and characteristics, or because it has a… …   English dictionary

  • frontal band — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) A glandular adhesion organ of parasitic copepods, in the frontal region, used for attachment to the host …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • frontal — frontal, ale 1. (fron tal, ta l ) adj. 1°   Terme d anatomie. Qui appartient au front. Les muscles frontaux. La région frontale.    Os frontal ou coronal, ou, substantivement, le frontal, os situé à la partie antérieure du crâne et supérieure de… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Frontal scale — refers to the scales of a snake which lie in the general region of the forehead of a snake, more sprecifically between the eyes and to the anterior of this area. These are analogous to the frontal bone on a human which corresponds to the forehead …   Wikipedia

  • Región H II — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda …   Wikipedia Español

  • frontal, lóbulo — anat. patol. Región anterior de los dos hemisferios cerebrales que participa activamente en las funciones intelectuales. Medical Dictionary. 2011 …   Diccionario médico

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