glottoid apparatus
(NEMATA)
A toothed projection at the base of the esophastome utilized in rhabditid species and generic identification.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • anisoglottid — adj. [Gr. anisos, unequal; glottis, mouth of the windpipe] (NEMATODA: Secernentea) Having a glottoid apparatus with metarhabdions at different levels; see isoglottid …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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