heterogomph
n. [Gr. heteros, different; gomphos, peg]
(ANNELIDA)
A compound seta with an asymmetrical joint between shaft and blade; see homogomph.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • homogomph — n. [Gr. homos, same; gomphos, peg] (ANNELIDA) A compound seta having a symmetrical joint between shaft and blade; see heterogomph …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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