paracopulatory organ
Specialized endopod of pleopod in some Isopoda serving accessory function in copulation [Moore and McCormick, 1969].
Specialized enpopod of pleopod in some isopods; used in copulation [McLaughlin, 1980].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • paracopulatory organ — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) In Isopoda, a specialized endopod of the pleopod utilized in copulation …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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