antennular fossette
(Order Decapoda):
On each side of carapace, anteroventral depression containing basal portion of antennule. See: orbito-antennulary pits [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • orbito-antennulary pits — Cavities below each orbital region into which the eyes and distal segments of the antennules can be retracted in the Dromioidea [Ingle, 1983]. Cavities into which the antennules are folded [Ingle, 1980]. (Order Decapoda): On anterior margin of… …   Crustacea glossary

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