pappose seta
Shaft thin with long, flexible, sparsely to densely arranged setules, irregularly distributed along shaft; annulus probably absent; pore absent or present [Ingle, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • seta — A cuticular hair arising from the outside of the exoskeleton [Warner, 1977]. A cuticular outgrowth having recognizable basal articulation [Ingle, 1992]. A cuticular process that is clearly articulated with the basal cuticle. This structure comes… …   Crustacea glossary

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