- posterior gastric pit
- One of two small depressions near mid-line of dorsal exterior of decapod carapace marking insertion point of stomach muscle [Moore and McCormick, 1969].(Order Decapoda):On carapace, one of two small depressions along midline marking insertion of stomach muscle [Stachowitsch, 1992].(Order Decapoda):One of two small depressions dorsally near midline on exterior of carapace marking out point of insertion of stomach muscle [McLaughlin, 1980].
Crustacea glossary. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 2011.
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