stylocerite
A spine arising from the lateral margin of the first segment of the antennular peduncle in shrimps [Chace and Hobbs, 1969].
Pointed scale arising from the lateral base of the first segment of the antennular peduncle (Fig. 3B) [Perez Farfante and Kensley, 1997].
Rounded or spiniform process on outer part of proximal segment of antennular peduncle in some decapods (e.g., natantian decapods). (Syn. antennular scale) [Moore and McCormick, 1969].
Rounded or spiniform process on outer part of proximal segment of antennular peduncle. (Syn. antennular scale) [McLaughlin, 1980].
Scale arising from lateral base of first article of antennular peduncle [Poore, 2004].
Spine arising from lateral margin of first segment of antennular peduncle [Butler, T.H.].
Spine or rounded lobe on lateral aspect of basal article of antennule [Williams, 1984].
(Order Decapoda):
In antennule of shrimp-like (natantian) decapod, process projecting from outer (lateral) part of first segment of peduncle. Extending over and considered to protect statocyst. (scale-like, spiniform; tip: lanceolate, pointed, rounded, truncate; margins: convex, fringed with hairs, linear, sinuous, straight). (Syn. antennular scale, antennular spine) [Stachowitsch, 1992].

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  • stylocerite — n. [Gr. stylos, pillar; keras, horn] (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) A rounded or spiniform process on the outer part of the proximal segment of the antennular peduncle; antennular scale …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • stylocerite — sty·lo·ce·rite …   English syllables

  • stylocerite — ˌstīlōˈsiˌrīt noun ( s) Etymology: styl (I) + cer (from Greek keras horn) + ite more at horn : an often spinous process on the outer aspect of the first antennae of a crustacean see …   Useful english dictionary

  • antennular scale — See: stylocerite [Martin, 2005]. See: stylocerite [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Order Decapoda): Stylocerite [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

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  • antennular scale — see stylocerite …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • antennal scale — See: stylocerite, scaphocerite [Martin, 2005]. Bladelike exopod of antenna situated at base of antenna (see Figs. 13, 14) [Hobbs and Jass, 1988]. See: scaphocerite [McLaughlin, 1980]. See: scaphocerite [Poore, 2004]. The laterally ragid lamellar… …   Crustacea glossary

  • antennular spine — (Order Decapoda): Stylocerite [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

  • peduncle — A stalk like structure [AHD]. Basal portion of certain appendages; also fleshy part of body in some cirripeds (Lepadomorpha), between capitulum and attachment to substrate with or without armor of chitinous or calcareous beads, scales, or… …   Crustacea glossary

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