ligular lobe
see ligula.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • ligula — n.; pl. lae [L. ligula, little tongue] 1. (ANNELIDA: Polychaeta) Lobe of the parapodium. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) a. The terminal lobe or lobes of the labium; the glossae and paraglossae collectively. b. In adult dipteran mosquitoes, the sharp… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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