rostral carina
See: carapace carina (j) [Martin, 2005].
(Order Decapoda):
See: carapace carinae (j) [McLaughlin, 1980].
(Order Decapoda):
On carapace, narrow, longitudinal ridge continuous with lateral margin of rostrum; may join submedian carina [Stachowitsch, 1992].

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  • carina — A raised ridge on the surface of the exoskeleton [Ingle, 1980]. A ridge or keel of the exoskeleton (Fig. 1, 2). (Pl. carinae) [Perez Farfante and Kensley, 1997]. Any keel like structure, as on dorsum of pleon on some amphipods; in cirripeds,… …   Crustacea glossary

  • carapace carina — Narrow ridge on surface of carapace (cf. decapod carapace and stomatopod integumental ornamentation) [McLaughlin, 1980]. Narrow ridge variously located on surface of decapoda carapace named types: a) antennal. Narrow ridge extending backward from …   Crustacea glossary

  • submedian carina — See: carapace carina (l) [Martin, 2005]. (Order Decapoda): See: carapace carinae (l), stomatopod integumental ornamentation [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Order Decapoda): On carapace, narrow, longitudinal ridge extending along each side of median… …   Crustacea glossary

  • carapace carinae — (Order Decapoda): (a) antennal. Extending posteriorly from antennal spine. (b) branchial. Extending posteriorly from orbit over branchial region. (c) branchiocardiac. Dividing branchial from cardiac region. (d) gastroorbital. Extending… …   Crustacea glossary

  • latus — Any of lepadomorph capitular plates except paired scuta and terga and unpaired rostrum, carina, subrostrum, and subcarina. Smaller plates in basal whorls below paired latera referred to as lower latera; sometimes all or some absent. Types of… …   Crustacea glossary

  • rostrum — (1) Anteriorly projecting, unpaired, usually rigid median extension of carapace between eyes or ocular peduncles; (2) anterior beaklike projection of valve margins overhanging incisure or notch (Ostracoda); (3) unpaired anteroventral plate of… …   Crustacea glossary

  • carinolateral — Compartment plate of cirripeds located on either side of carina, with radii on cardinal side and alae on rostral side. (Syn. latus (cardinal)) [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. (Subclass Cirripedia): ( ) [Anderson, 1980]. Balanus trigonus: apical… …   Crustacea glossary

  • scutum — Paired plate or valve of thoracic Cirripedia; in lepadomorphs, 1 on each side of occludent margin of capitulum. In verrucomorphs, of two types: fixed scutum, 1 of 4 compartmental plates; movable scutum, 1 of 2 opercular plates [McLaughlin, 1980] …   Crustacea glossary

  • tergum — Arched dorsal part of abdominal somites [Poore, 2004]. Arched dorsal part of each of the anterior five abdominal somites (Fig. 1). (Pl. terga) [Perez Farfante and Kensley, 1997]. Dorsal part of exoskeleton comprising tergites of all body somites… …   Crustacea glossary

  • latus — n.; pl. latera [L. latus, side] (ARTHROPODA) 1. The side of the body. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) In Cirripedia, any of the capitular plates except paired scuta and terga and unpaired rostrum, carina, subrostrum and subcarina of certain… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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