anterior tubercle

anterior tubercle
(ARTHROPODA: Crustacea)
A swelling or small projection in the anterior region of the carapace of archaeostracans; polygenetic, sometimes including the optic tubercle.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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