telopod
Part of appendage distal to coxa (limited usage) [McLaughlin, 1980].
Part of limb distal to coxa [Moore and McCormick, 1969].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • telopod — n. [Gr. telos, end; pous, foot] 1. (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) Part of an appendage distal to the coxa. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Diplopoda) In males, a modified leg, serving a copulatory function, on one of the posterior segments …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • aedeagus — n.; pl. agi [Gr. aidoia, genitals; agein, to lead] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In males, the intromittent organ; distal part of the phallus: penis plus parameres; see penis, telopod …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • telepod — see telopod …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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