pedestal seta
A spine-like seta that is raised above the dorsal surface of the body by a pedestal-like out-pocketing of the cuticle [Wilson, 1989].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Seta rocosa — en Egipto Seta rocosa en Timna Park, Negev, I …   Wikipedia Español

  • broom seta — A sensory seta that has a distinctly articulated pedestal, and two distal rows of long, extremely thin setules. It may be found on the antennulae or any of the pereopods [Wilson, 1989] …   Crustacea glossary

  • List of fictional swords — In Arthurian fiction [ thumb|left|ArthurExcalibur).] Excalibur is featured in every tale of Arthur or Merlin ever written, in some form or another. The examples below list two of the more distinctive takes on Arthurian swords. Bernard Cornwell:… …   Wikipedia

  • Minekaze class destroyer — Minekaze at Yokosuka, 1918 Class overview Builders: Maizuru Naval Arsenal Mitsubishi Nagasaki …   Wikipedia

  • literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …   Universalium

  • urn — urnlike, adj. /errn/, n. 1. a large or decorative vase, esp. one with an ornamental foot or pedestal. 2. a vase for holding the ashes of the cremated dead. 3. a large metal container with a spigot, used for making or serving tea or coffee in… …   Universalium

  • urn — [[t]ɜrn[/t]] n. 1) fia a large or decorative vase, esp. one with an ornamental foot or pedestal 2) a vase for holding the ashes of the cremated dead 3) cvb a large metal container with a spigot, used for making or serving tea or coffee in… …   From formal English to slang

  • urn — /ɜn / (say ern) noun 1. a kind of vase, of various forms, especially one with a foot or pedestal. 2. such a vase for holding the ashes of the dead after cremation. 3. Botany the spore bearing part of the capsule of a moss, between lid and seta. 4 …   Australian English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”