abdominal ganglion
(Subclass Branchiura):
Ganglion adjoining last thoracic ganglion in anterior region of thorax (forming last lobe of six-lobe ganglion mass). May bear smaller pair of lobes; gives rise to two pairs of nerves extending into abdomen [Stachowitsch, 1992].

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