- post-mandibular appendages
- (Subclass Copepoda):The cephalic limbs maxilla 1, maxilla 2 plus the thoracic limbs maxilliped, swimming legs 1-4, limbs 5-6, and the caudal ramus. Except for the caudal ramus, these appendages are added in strict anterioposterior order during post-embryonic development [Ferrari and Dahms, in press].
Crustacea glossary. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 2011.