pleural lobe
See: epimere [Martin, 2005].
See: epimere [McLaughlin, 1980].
Ventral expansion of the abdominal tergite [Brusca and Brusca, 2002].
(Class Cephalocarida):
Lateral part of integument (as opposed to sternite = ventral surface and tergite = dorsal surface); in first seven trunk somites (thoracomeres) developed as ventrolaterally directed lobes, in last (eighth) thoracomere small or reduced. (acute, rounded). (Syn. pleuron) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Class Remipedia):
Pleurite [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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