anellifer


anellifer
n. [L. anellus, little ring; ferre, to bear]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
In male Lepidoptera, the lateral parts of the anellus when joined to the inner surface of the valvae; sometimes a distinct structure.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.


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