antennular scale

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • antennular scale — See: stylocerite [Martin, 2005]. See: stylocerite [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Order Decapoda): Stylocerite [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

  • antennular lamella — (Order Mysida): In antennule of certain mysidaceans, term occasionally applied to scale like process projecting from last (third) peduncular segment [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

  • stylocerite — A spine arising from the lateral margin of the first segment of the antennular peduncle in shrimps [Chace and Hobbs, 1969]. Pointed scale arising from the lateral base of the first segment of the antennular peduncle (Fig. 3B) [Perez Farfante and… …   Crustacea glossary

  • antenna — ( ) [Baba, 2005]. Antennal peduncle consisting of 5 articles, based on Uroptychus. [Baba, 2005] Mobile sensory appendages arising below the eyes at the front of the head. There are two pairs of these appendages, the first and second antennae. The …   Crustacea glossary

  • stylocerite — n. [Gr. stylos, pillar; keras, horn] (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) A rounded or spiniform process on the outer part of the proximal segment of the antennular peduncle; antennular scale …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • prosartema — Long, thin, ciliated lobe arising dorsally from proximomesial border of first antennular segment and extending anteriorly; found in Penaeidae. (Syn. dorsal eye brush) [Williams, 1984]. Process arising from mesial margin of first article of… …   Crustacea glossary

  • peduncle — A stalk like structure [AHD]. Basal portion of certain appendages; also fleshy part of body in some cirripeds (Lepadomorpha), between capitulum and attachment to substrate with or without armor of chitinous or calcareous beads, scales, or… …   Crustacea glossary

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