branchial carina
See: carapace carina (b) [Martin, 2005].
See: carapace carina (b) [McLaughlin, 1980].
(Order Decapoda):
On each side of carapace in shrimp-like (natantian) decapod, narrow, longitudinal ridge extending posteriorly from orbit over branchial region [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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