- Laterally directed lobe of coxa or from coxal position [McLaughlin, 1980].Secondary ramus of coxa directed outward (e.g., Chirocephalus). (Syn. pre-epipodite) [Moore and McCormick, 1969].(Order Cladocera):On trunk appendage, laterally (outwardly) directed lobe projecting from base of protopod (proximal to epipod) [Stachowitsch, 1992].(Order Anostraca):In thoracic appendage, laterally (outwardly) directed lobe projecting from base of protopod. (single, paired; serrated, unadorned) (see also epipod). (Syn. preepipodite, proepipodite) [Stachowitsch, 1992].
Crustacea glossary. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 2011.