gonophysis
(Superorder Syncarida):
In male, median process from base of first or second pleopods. Represents modified endopods and serves in copulation [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • endopod — ( ) [Holthuis, 1993]. Schematic drawing of a thoracic leg. [Holthuis, 1993] Inner branch of biramous appendage, especially one arising from protopodite of pleopod [Butler, T.H.]. Inner of two branches of biramous limb, comprising ischium through… …   Crustacea glossary

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