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funicle

[′fyün·ə·kəl]
(anatomy)
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The funicle had 4 segments and its 1st segment was shorter than the other segments; the clava had 3 segments that were thicker than those of the funicle, and with the length of the clava equaled the sum of the 2nd and 3rd funicular segments; the length and the width of 1st claval segment were equal; the transverse section of the 2nd claval segment was broader and the 3rd claval segment was contracted into a circular cone; there was 1 chaetica sensilla (Fig.
3 times as long cheeks as cheeks Antennal scape about 6 times as Antennal scape about 4 times long as wide as long as wide Club slightly shorter than funicle Club slightly longer than funicle Marginal vein with 7 setae along Marginal vein with 5 setae anterior margin along anterior margin Ovipositor 0.
Pale yellow, antennal scapes short, in frontal view failing to reach occipital margin of head by a distance about equal to the combined length of the first 4 segments of the funicle.
Antennal flagellum 9-segmented, with 6-segmented funicle and 3-segmented club; marginal vein of fore wing very short, much shorter than stigmal vein Metaphycus troas Noyes --Antennal flagellum 6-segmented with 3-4-segmented funicle; marginal vein of fore wing long, much longer than stigmal vein 3 3.