anteclypeus
n. [L. ante, before; clypeus, shield]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
The anterior division of the clypeus when differentiated from the postclypeus by a sulcus or suture; see clypeus.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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