n. [L. latus, side; Gr. sternon, breast; -ites, part]
Lateral plates at the sides of the eusternum in Isoptera, Dermaptera, and Blattaria.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • pleurosternite — see laterosternite …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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