lateral depressor pit
In cirripeds, small hollow near basitergal angle of scutum for attachment of lateral depressor muscle [Moore and McCormick, 1969].
(Subclass Cirripedia):
Small depression near basitergal angle of scutum for attachment of lateral depressor muscle [McLaughlin, 1980].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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