parietal septum
In cirripeds, same as longitudinal septum [Moore and McCormick, 1969].
See: longitudinal septum [McLaughlin, 1980].
(Subclass Cirripedia):
Longitudinal septum [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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