exorbital process
A process arising from the outer orbital margin [Ingle, 1980].
(Order Decapoda):
On carapace of crab-like (brachyuran) decapod, tooth-like projection on margin of orbit. (Syn. external orbital tooth) [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • orbital tooth — See: carapace tooth (d) [Martin, 2005]. (Order Decapoda): See: carapace teeth (d) [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Order Decapoda): Exorbital process [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

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