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palp

[palp]
(invertebrate zoology)
Any of various sensory, usually fleshy appendages near the oral aperture of certain invertebrates.
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Cervical ventral sensilla absent; anterior katepisternal setae usually absent; palpal segment 4 shortest than 2; antennal ascoids with short spur.
The formula of the palpotarsus (fT) are branched (fT=4B) and fp (formula of palpal seta) = B/N/N/N/B (N=naked).
Morphology and homologous features in the male palpal organ in Pisauridae and other spider families, with notes on the taxonomy of Pisauridae (Arachnida: Araneae).
Online firm eBay, owner of PalPal, which Thompson used to run, owns a stake in ShopRunner, the paper said.
Copula: El macho una vez que logro enganchar el esclerito retrolateral del cymbium con el epigino de la hembra, realiza la unidad Abrazo e Insercion palpal (Fig.
We observed leg palpal tapping and body movements of female in response to male courtship.
scurf) murmur (m3: me{r}) gangan (gaen gaen) an Australian cockatoo palpal (pael pel) tartar (ta: te{r}) testes tsetse (tEs ti:z) (tsE tSI) 8-LETTER TAUTONYMS colocolo (ka:leu keuleu) wild cat of South America caracara (kera ka:ra) vulture-like birds hotshots (ha:t [integral] a:ts) here, sh ([integral]) straddles the 2 tautonymic halves of the word.
The species is placed into Hogna based on similarities of the palpal structure, specifically the similar median apophysis shape, the two-part terminal apophysis, and the palea shape.
Recently Harvey (quoted by HALL, 2005) redefined Eurybiini to comprise only Eurybia and Alesa Doubleday, chiefly on the basis of Reuter's original palpal character which does no occur elsewhere in the Riodinidae and the tentacle nectary organ present on larval abdominal segments, which otherwise common in the tribe Nymphidiini.
A native of Ambungi with a better than average war record, Palpal has spent 12 months working among the shy people of Ankiak, Kawelai, Wilwol, and Iambuan [hinterland villages near the headwaters of the Andru river].
The present study investigated 36 species of wolf spiders by scoring 115 morphological characters including somatic characters, male palpal characters and female epigynal characters.
On March 19, 2007, the independent newspaper Al-Masry Al-Youm reported that Sheikh Youssef Al-Badry, a member of the Higher Council for Islamic Affairs, asked the public prosecutor to open a case against Adel Hamouda, editor in chief of Al-Fagr newspaper, and Mohamed Al-Baz, a reporter at the same newspaper, for humiliating the Imam of Al-Azhar (and by extension all Muslims) by depicting him in a doctored photograph on the front page of Al-Fagr on March 17, 2007, clothed in PalPal garb and holding a cross, under the headline "Don't visit the Pope who insulted the prophet, Grand Imam of the Vatican.