hamulohalterae
n. pl. [L. hamulus, little hook; Gr. halter, balancer]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
In Homoptera, giant mealybug halters developed from the metathoracic wing-buds furnished with one or more hooklets that engage in a basal pocket of the corresponding fore wing.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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