see epimere.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • pleurepimere — See: epimere [Martin, 2005]. See: epimere [McLaughlin, 1980] …   Crustacea glossary

  • epimere — A lateral fold of a somite s integument dorsal to the limbs. Sometimes called the pleurite or tergal fold [Wilson, 1989]. Each lateral part of integument of somite. (Syn. epimeron, pleurepimere, pleurite, pleuron, pleura, pleural lobe, tergal… …   Crustacea glossary

  • pleurite — See: epimere [Martin, 2005]. See: epimere [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Order Decapoda): Lateral part of integument of somite (as opposed to sternite = ventral surface and tergite = dorsal surface). Most clearly visible in abdomen of shrimp like… …   Crustacea glossary

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