frontoclypeal
adj..

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • frontoclypeal area — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) The front of the head, that is divided by the epistomal sulcus (or suture) into the frons above and the clypeus below …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • frontoclypeal sulcus or suture — see epistomal suture …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • Insect morphology — Legend of body parts Tagmata : A Head, B Thorax, C Abdomen. 1. antenna 2. ocelli (lower) 3. ocelli (upper) 4. compound eye 5. brain (cerebral ganglia) 6. prothorax …   Wikipedia

  • epistomum — n. [Gr. epi, upon; stoma, mouth] 1. (ARTHROPODA: Chelicerata) See tectum, cervix. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) In brachyuran Decapoda, a plate of varying shape between the labrum and bases of the antennae; sternum of antennal somite. 3. (ARTHROPODA …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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