harpago

harpago

[′här·pə‚gō]
(invertebrate zoology)
Part of the clasper on the copulatory organ of certain male insects.
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Diagnosis: This species is closely related to Heliophanus harpago Simon, 1909 from tropical Africa, but the palp has a shorter embolus and a triangular-shaped bulb (square in H.