dorsocaudad

dorsocaudad

[¦dȯr·sō¦kȯ‚dad]
(anatomy)
To or toward the dorsal surface and caudal end of the body.
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Genital styles fused in basal third in ventral view, medially with a big spindle-like process, in lateral view the genital styles relatively short, apical half bent dorsocaudad and dorsally with a finger-like process sub-medially directed basolaterad (Figs.
2A, B, D, E, K, L) asymmetrical, falciform in lateral view, basal 2/3 fused together in ventral view, medially produced into semicircular lobe at apical inner margin; left side bearing strong hook-like process submedially directed dorsocaudad, right side with a relatively small spinous process; apex of genital styles widely separated, both strongly curved in lateral view.