genostyles
n. pl. [Gr. genos, race; stylos, pillar]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
In male Ephemeroptera, genital projections (consisting of 1-7 segments) initiated from the posterior corners of the 9th segment, functioning during copulation.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • genital styles — see genostyles …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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