antennal scale
See: stylocerite, scaphocerite [Martin, 2005].
Bladelike exopod of antenna situated at base of antenna (see Figs. 13, 14) [Hobbs and Jass, 1988].
See: scaphocerite [McLaughlin, 1980].
See: scaphocerite [Poore, 2004].
The laterally ragid lamellar exopod of the antenna [Butler, T.H.].
The laterally rigid lamellate exopod of the antenna of shrimps and crayfishes [Chace and Hobbs, 1969].
The plate-like exopod of the antenna [Hobbs, Hobbs, and Daniel 1977].
(Order Tanaidacea):
Scale-like structure projecting from second segment of peduncle of antenna. Considered to represent outer branch (exopod) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Decapoda):
Scaphocerite [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Isopoda):
Projection extending from base (peduncle) of antenna; considered to represent reduced outer branch (exopod). (Syn. squama) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Mysida):
Scale-shaped outer branch (exopod) of antenna, frequently with terminal articulation. (Scale-shaped, spine-shaped). (Syn. exopod, scaphocerite, squama) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Stomatopoda):
On each (second) antenna, large, flattened terminal segment of exopod; bears setae. (Syn. scaphocerite) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Superorder Syncarida):
Scaphocerite [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Euphausiacea):
Scaphocerite [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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