syncoxa
(Subclass Copepoda):
A segment complex of the praecoxa and the coxa of a protopod [Ferrari and Dahms, in press].
(Subclass Copepoda):
A segment formed by the fusion or failure to separate of praecoxa and coxa [Boxshall and Halsey, 2004].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • corpus — (Subclass Copepoda): The massive proximal part of the subchelate maxilliped in some parasitic copepods, corresponding either to the basis or fused basis plus syncoxa [Boxshall and Halsey, 2004] …   Crustacea glossary

  • lacertus — (Subclass Copepoda): The proximal segment (representing the syncoxa) of the maxilla of some siphonostomatoids [Boxshall and Halsey, 2004] …   Crustacea glossary

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