subbranchial region
Ventrally placed part of brachyuran carapace corresponding in position to branchial region of dorsal part of carapace [Moore and McCormick, 1969].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • subbranchial region — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) In Brachyura, the ventral part of the carapace beneath the gill area …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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