forcipate


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forcipate

[′fȯr·sə‚pāt]
(biology)
Shaped like forceps; deeply forked.
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Male superior appendages long and forcipate, mostly dark with lighter areas (Fig.
Male superior appendages evenly forcipate with the tips bent just slightly downward, dark in colour.
Male appendages yellowish with darker colour on points and ridges; superior appendages strongly forcipate, bent sharply inwards with tips pointing slightly downwards (Fig.