tagma
Major division of body (e.g., head, thorax, abdomen), each composed of varying number of somites. (Pl. tagmata) [McLaughlin, 1980].
Major division of body (e.g., head, thorax, abdomen), each composed of varying number of somites [Moore and McCormick, 1969].
(Order Cladocera):
Major division of body. Typically a head and trunk are distinguished, although the body may be considered to consists of head, thorax, abdomen, and postabdomen. Fully developed carapace covers only trunk [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Notostraca):
Major division of body (head, thorax, abdomen) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Diplostraca):
Major division of body (head, trunk). Both tagmata are covered by carapace [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Anostraca):
Major division of body (head, thorax, abdomen). (See also trunk) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Class Cephalocarida):
Major division of body (cephalon, thorax, abdomen). (See also trunk) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Tanaidacea):
One of three major divisions of body (according to interpretation: head, thorax, pleon = abdomen; head, pereon, pleon; cephalothorax, pereon, pleon) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Decapoda):
Major division of body (cephalothorax, abdomen) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Amphipoda):
One of three major divisions of body (cephalon = head, pereon, abdomen = pleon). See: cephalothorax [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Isopoda):
One of three major divisions of body (cephalon, pereon, pleon). See: cephalothorax [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Mysida):
One of basically three major divisions of body (head, thorax, abdomen). (See also cephalothorax) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Stomatopoda):
Major division (cephalon, thorax, abdomen) of body [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Leptostraca):
Major division of body (cephalon, thorax, abdomen) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Subclass Branchiura):
Major division of body. According to interpretation, one may distinguish either cephalothorax and abdomen or head (cephalon), pereon, and abdomen (pleon) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Subclass Cirripedia):
Major division of body (head, thorax; in ascothoracican, head, thorax, abdomen) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Subclass Copepoda):
A major region of the body defined by a common function [Boxshall and Halsey, 2004].
(Subclass Mystacocarida):
Major division of body. According to interpretation, one may distinguish either head (cephalon), maxillipedal somite, and thoracoabdomen or head, thorax, and abdomen [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Class Ostracoda):
Major division of body (cephalosome, metasome, and urosome, or prosome (cephalosome + metasome) and urosome) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Superorder Syncarida):
One of three major divisions of body (head, thorax, abdomen) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Thermosbaenacea):
One of three major division of body (cephalon, thorax, abdomen) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Euphausiacea):
One of two major divisions of body (cephalothorax, abdomen) [Stachowitsch, 1992].

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