malleate mastax
(ROTIFERA)
Chewing apparatus; rami untoothed and unci are curved plates with prong type teeth.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • submalleate — adj. [L. sub, under; malleus, hammer] (ROTIFERA) A modified malleate mastax …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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