mesopleurum
n. [Gr. mesos, middle; pleuron, side]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
In Hymenoptera Ichneumonidae, the mesepisternum.

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

  • mesopleural fovea — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In Hymenoptera Ichneumonidae, a pit or short horizontal groove on the mesopleurum, anterior to the mesopleural suture and below the speculum …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • prepectal carina — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In certain Hymenoptera, an area near the front of the mesothorax, traversing the mesosternum near the front, and continuing upward on each side of the front part of the mesopleurum …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • submentapleural carina — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In certain Hymenoptera, the lower margin of the lower division of the mesopleurum, between the bases of the middle and hind coxae …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • subtegular ridge — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) A transverse ridge near the upper edge of the mesopleurum, below the tegula and base of the front wing …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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