linea lateralis
Longitudinal groove or uncalcified line extending backward from front margin of carapace below orbit, in some forms to rear extremity of carapace (e.g., some penaeids) [Moore and McCormick, 1969].
Longitudinal groove ot uncalcified line extending posteriorly from frontal margin of carapace below orbit sometimes to posterior extremity of carapace in some penaeoideans [McLaughlin, 1980].
(Order Decapoda):
In shrimp-like (natantian) decapod, longitudinal groove or uncalcified line extending from frontal margin of carapace (below orbit) as far as posterior extremity of carapace [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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