ischiomerus
Fused ischium and merus (maxilliped 3 of Gnathophyllidae) [Poore, 2004].
(Order Decapoda):
Segment of appendage (thoracopod) formed by fusion of ischium and merus [Stachowitsch, 1992].
(Order Stomatopoda):
Merus [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • ischiomerus — adj. [Gr. ischion, hip; meros, part] (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) Refers to the third (ischium) and fourth (merus) segments of subchelate anterior appendages …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • merus — ( ) [Holthuis, 1993]. Schematic drawing of a thoracic leg. [Holthuis, 1993] ( ) [Baba, 2005]. Entire animal, right appendages omitted, dorsal view, based on Munida. [Baba, 2005] ( ) [Baba, 2005]. Endopod of Mxp 3, lateral; and endopod of Mxp 3,… …   Crustacea glossary

  • ischium — ( ) [Holthuis, 1993]. Schematic drawing of a thoracic leg. [Holthuis, 1993] ( ) [Baba, 2005]. Endopod of Mxp 3, lateral; and endopod of Mxp 3, including basal 2 articles, distal articles omitted, central. Based on Munidopsis. [Baba, 2005] Article …   Crustacea glossary

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