lasiopod
In Cirripedia (Lepadomorpha), appendage where rami of cirrus have setae arranged in groups along lesser curvature; like brushes (cf. ctenopod; acanthopod) [Moore and McCormick, 1969].
(Subclass Cirripedia):
Appendage (cirrus) with setae in transverse row at each articulation [McLaughlin, 1980].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • lasiopod — n. [Gr. lasios, wooly; pous, foot] (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) A cirral appendage of barnacles, with a transverse row of setae at each articulation; see acanthopod, ctenopod …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • ctenopod — n. [Gr. kteis, comb; pous, foot] (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) An appendage (cirrus) of barnacles with long paired setae on segments of lesser curvature and a few setae distally on each articulation of greater curvature; like a comb; see acanthopod,… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • acanthopod — In Cirripedia (Thoracica), appendage where rami of cirrus have setae along lesser curvature much reduced; setae of greater curvature arranged in transverse row, as strong sharp spines at each articulation (cf., ctenopod, lasiopod) [Moore and… …   Crustacea glossary

  • ctenopod — Appendage (cirrus) usually with long paired setae on segments of lesser curvature and few setae distally on each articulation of greater curvature [McLaughlin, 1980]. In cirripeds, appendage where rami of cirrus have setae arranged in linear… …   Crustacea glossary

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