- adductor pit
- In cirripeds, depression on interior of scutum for attachment of adductor muscle, located between adductor ridge and occludent margin [Moore and McCormick, 1969].(Subclass Cirripedia):Barnacle plate feature: on inner surface of scutum, depression marking attachment point of adductor muscle. In unstalked barnacle, located between adductor ridge and occludent margin [Stachowitsch, 1992].(Subclass Cirripedia):Depression on inner surface of scutum between adductor ridge and occludent margin for attachment of adductor muscle (thoracic Cirripedia) [McLaughlin, 1980].
Crustacea glossary. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 2011.
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