forcipate


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forcipate

[′fȯr·sə‚pāt]
(biology)
Shaped like forceps; deeply forked.
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Branching dichotomous-alternated, widely spreading, branchlets curved, not forcipate, in the middle part 300-380 [micro]m in diam., terminally pointed.
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.