tergolateral margin
Angular inner edge of scutum in cirriped shells having upper laterals [Moore and McCormick, 1969].
(Subclass Cirripedia):
Barnacle plate feature: in stalked form bearing upper latera, angular edge of scutum adjoining tergum and upper latus [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • tergolateral margin — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In Cirripedia, in those possessing upper laterals, the angular edge of the scutum …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • scutum — Paired plate or valve of thoracic Cirripedia; in lepadomorphs, 1 on each side of occludent margin of capitulum. In verrucomorphs, of two types: fixed scutum, 1 of 4 compartmental plates; movable scutum, 1 of 2 opercular plates [McLaughlin, 1980] …   Crustacea glossary

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