basicarinal angle
Intersection of basal and carinal margins of cirriped tergum [Moore and McCormick, 1969].
(Subclass Cirripedia):
Barnacle plate feature: corner of tergum formed by junction of basal and carinal margins [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Subclass Cirripedia):
Intersection of basal and carinal margins of tergum (thoracic Cirripedia) [McLaughlin, 1980].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • depressor muscle crests — In cirripeds (Balanomorpha), elevated denticles on interior of tergum near basicarinal angle for attachment of depressor muscles (crests may extend apically) [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. (Subclass Cirripedia): Barnacle plate feature: on inner… …   Crustacea glossary

  • depressor muscle — In Cirripedia (Balanomorpha), muscle inserted at basicarnial angle of tergum, for which depressor muscle crests are usually developed [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. Muscle inserted at basicarinal angle of tergum (balanomorph Cirripedia) [McLaughlin …   Crustacea glossary

  • depressor muscle crests — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) In balanomorph barnacles, elevated denticles or ridges on the inner surface of the tergum near the basicarinal angle for attachment of the depressor muscles …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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