hepatic carina
Carina located above hepatic region, generally in line with antennal and suprabranchial carinae [Butler, T.H.].
Longitudianlly or obliquely disposed ridge of variable length lying ventral to the hepatic region, sometimes extending almost to the anterior margin of the carapace [Perez Farfante and Kensley, 1997].

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