postcervical groove
See: carapace groove i [Martin, 2005].
(Order Decapoda):
See: carapace grooves n [McLaughlin, 1980].

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  • postcervical notch — Strong indentation of carapace at level of postcervical groove (e.g., scyllarid palinurans). (Syn. postcervical incision) [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. Strong indentation of carapace at level of postcervical groove [McLaughlin, 1980] …   Crustacea glossary

  • postcervical sulcus — Ancillary sulcus, posterior to and converging with, main cervical sulcus on carapace of genus Bentheogennema [Butler, T.H.]. Subvertical carapace groove located posterior to cervical sulcus [Perez Farfante and Kensley, 1997] …   Crustacea glossary

  • carapace groove — Furrow on surface of decapod, generally dorsal named types: a) antennal. Furrow on carapace extending backward from vicinity of antennal spine. b) branchiocardiac. Oblique furrow approximately in middle of posterior half of each side of carapace …   Crustacea glossary

  • urogastric groove — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) A short transverse groove in the median or submedian region of a decapod carapace posterior to the postcervical groove, sometimes joining the upper part of the postcervical groove …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • urogastric groove — (Order Decapoda): On carapace, short, transverse groove posterior to and occasionally joined to postcervical groove [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

  • parabranchial groove — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) In Nephropidae, a carapace groove below, behind and almost parallel to the branchiocardiac and postcervical grooves and joining the postcervical in the lower part …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • cervical groove — See: carapace groove (c) [Martin, 2005]. A groove or series of grooves sometimes present on the carapace; it is mesially transverse, laterally oblique, and separates the gatric and hepatic regions from the cardiac and branchial regions [Chace and …   Crustacea glossary

  • branchiocardiac groove — See: carapace groove (b) [Martin, 2005]. See: carapace grooves (b) [McLaughlin, 1980]. Groove separating branchial and cardiac regions [Williams, 1984]. Line along dorsal limit of branchiostegite. (Syn. branchiocardiac ridge) [Poore, 2004].… …   Crustacea glossary

  • hepatic groove — See: carapace groove e [Martin, 2005]. (Order Decapoda): See: carapace grooves g [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Order Decapoda): On each side of carapace, short, longitudinal groove connecting cervical with postcervical and branchiocardiac groove: more or… …   Crustacea glossary

  • intercervical groove — (Order Decapoda): See: carapace groove i [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Order Decapoda): On each side of carapace, oblique groove connecting postcervical and cervical grooves [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

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