metacerebrum
Ganglion of antennal somite. (Syn. tritocerebrum) [Moore and McCormick, 1969].
Ganglion of antennal somite. (Syn. tritocerebrum) [McLaughlin, 1980].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • metacerebrum — n. [Gr. meta, after; L. cerebrum, brain] (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) Ganglion of antennal somite; tritocerebrum …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • tritocerebrum — See: metacerebrum [Martin, 2005]. See: metacerebrum [McLaughlin, 1980]. Third ganglion of the crustacean brain, a postoral ganglion that probably represents the first postoral somite and that forms a pair of circumenteric connectives that extend… …   Crustacea glossary

  • tritocerebrum — n. [Gr. tritos, third; L. cerebrum, brain] (ARTHROPODA) The posterior (third) small part of an arthropod brain that gives rise to nerves that innervate the labium, the digestive tract (stomatogastric nerves), the chelicerae of chelicerates, and… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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