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seta

[′sed·ə]
(biology)
A slender, usually rigid bristle or hair. Also known as chaeta.
In mosses and liverworts, the stalk of the sporophyte supporting the capsule.
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Setal morphology of the grooming appendages of Macrobrachium rosenbergii (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea: Palaemonidae) and review of decapod setal classification.
1979, Setal structure, functions and interrelationships in Spirorbidae (Polychaeta, Sedentaria): Zoologica Scripta, v.
tenuis develops a pair of larval setal bundles at the end of the embryonic stage shortly before hatching.
The effectiveness of the Fe/AsA6p system as a drying catalyst was tested in a high gloss white paint based on Setal 16 LV WS-70 (linseed fatty acid-based alkyd resin) and good results were ontained.
Water and effluents: Consortium Centroprojekt (engineering), Setal (assembly) and Tessag (management e engineering).
dubioides, and the other species of the genus by a combination of characters, including 1) two rounded protuberances in the cephalic area, flanking the ocelli; 2) a wide zone of transverse cuticular striations encircling the cephalic area; 3) very long exopodal setae on the fifth legs, with no distal elongation of the exopodal lobe beyond the setal bases; 4) a relatively long genital double somite with the margins of the anterior half produced laterally; and 5) the nearly equal sizes of the anal somite and the preceding somite.
SARIKA DEWITT, AGED 16 HOME: Sarika lives with her parents Surjit and Devinder, both self-employed, and has two sisters, Tina and Rupa, and a brother, Setal.
dalei have similar orbital or supraorbital spines, a telson setal formula of 7+7 and antennal setation of 0, 1; 5, 5 or 0, 1; 4, 5.
Wolfgang Zesch [both of Berkeley], to get the setal stalk to exhibit any adhesion at all to the wire gauge.
SETAL, firma brasilena de ingenieria, y Toyo Engineering, de Japon, recibieron una solicitud por US$650 millones de Petrobras para modernizar instalaciones de gas natural y construir plantas de procesamiento de gas, oleoductos y gasoductos.