- See: protopod [Martin, 2005].See: protopod [McLaughlin, 1980].(Order Isopoda):Proximal part of an appendage, often formed by the fusion of the coxa and basis [Kensley and Schotte, 1989].(Subclass Copepoda):A compound segment formed by fusion or failure to separate of coxa and basis [Boxshall and Halsey, 2004].
Crustacea glossary. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 2011.