n. [Gr. mesos, middle; kata, inferior; epi, on; meros, part]
The lower division of the mesepimeron.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • mesepisternum — n.; pl. sterna [Gr. meros, middle; epi, on; sternum, chest] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) 1. The area of the mesopleuron anterior to the mesopleural suture; sometimes divided into an upper mesanepisternum and a lower meskatepisternum; the episternum of… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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