pleuron


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pleuron

[′plu̇r‚än]
(invertebrate zoology)
The lateral portion of a single thoracic segment in arthropods.
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Male abdomen: Pleuron with large, dome-like, differentiated area on segment 4; hypandrium with elongate anterior plate and strong posterodorsal arms connecting to phallic plate, dorsolateral margin of posterodorsal arm having a prominent spur (Fig.
Dark brown, thorax with two dorsal grayish stripes, pleuron gray and partly pruinose.
2C); pleuron shiny brown, except white pruinescent metepimeron and mid posterior half of meron; thoracic setae short and slender.
The relationship between the length of the propodus of the first cheliped or the length of the pleuron of the second abdominal segment and body size (CL) of shrimps was examined using the allometric model y = [ax.
Third pleonal pleuron unarmed marginally, posterolateral angle subrectangular; fourth and fifth pleura (Figs.
Todavia vivia yo con mi padre Eneo en Pleuron cuando ya mi angustia ante las nupcias fue tal como jamas sufrio mujer etolia.
In the absence of archaeological or epigraphic evidence, most scholars have taken Strabo's short passage on Pleuron as proof that Old Pleuron was sacked by Demetrios II and that, as a result, New Pleuron was rebuilt on higher and more secure ground.
Penaeidea are characterized by having a second pleuron that does not overlap the pleuron of the first somite whereas the Caridea includes taxa in which the second pleuron overlaps the pleura of the first and third somite.
107-8) Because he is the youngest man present Diomedes asserts his right to be heard because of the distinction of his ancestry: Portheus of Pleuron and Kalydon had three sons, Agrios, Melas and Oineus; Oineus was the father of Diomedes' father Tydeus.
The yponomeutoid association of this genus is substantiated by having 2 autapomorphies for the superfamily: the presence of the posteriorly expanded male pleuron VIII, also known as pleural lobes, and the transverse ridge near the posterior margin of sternite II.
Mesoepimeron: posterior region of the mesothoracic pleuron, situated anteriorly to the metaepisternum.