extensor surface
The unopposed surface of a flexed podomere of an appendage [Hobbs, Hobbs, and Daniel 1977].
Unopposed surface (face) of flexible podomere of an appendage (in opposition to opposed, flexor surface) [Hobbs and Jass, 1988].

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