aliform


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aliform

Having a wing-like shape or extensions.
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spol reaches a dorsolaterally expansion of the spines, interpreted herein as the triangular aliform process.
The trochal bands are present into L6 stage larvae, when they are incorporated into the aliform notopodia of segment B1 (Irvine et al.
Axial parenchyma vasicentric (in B coccinea), aliform to confluent in all species, aliform parenchyma of the lozenge type.
Setiger B1 has dorsally extended aliform notopodia, which secrete and support a mucous net.
Axial parenchyma is vasicentric and aliform and it is composed by 3 to 5 cells per strand.
Paratracheal parenchyma distribution: 0 = absent; 1 = scanty; 2 = vasicentric; 3 = aliform to confluent